Solar Eclipse Viewing Event

August 21, 2017: 1:30 - 2:30 PM

Join WDRB and the planetarium at the State Fair on Monday, August 21, North Wing Lobby, for a solar eclipse event. The Owsley Brown II Portable Planetarium will be on site for virtual live fly-throughs of the universe and scientists and meteorolgists will be on hand to help everyone understand what's happening and to answer questions. Keep checking back for more details!

We have solar eclipse viewing glasses in our Gift Shop at $3/pair, so stop by for a weekend public show and buy your glasses!


The links below provide excellent information about the upcoming total solar eclipse.

Details specific to viewing in Louisville

NASA eclipse website

Cities in path of Totality

Detailed information about eclipses

EarthSky article

Why Hopkinsville, KY is in the spotlight