Two 1-hour presentations will include sky updates and viewing tips for the August 21st great American solar eclipse! All shows will include a brief history of the building, viewing of the spring/summer sky under the dome and a self-guided tour. Come early to tour the building as self-guided tours will be available before and after both shows! Safe solar eclipse viewing glasses will be available for purchase at $3.00 each or 2 for $5.00. The price for entry is $3.00 per person or $10.00 max per family (credit cards are not accepted).
Contact/RSVP: Peggy Hernandez at 847-888-5324
Location: Elgin National Watch Company Observatory, 312 Watch Street
Time: Doors open at 4:00 p.m. Shows will begin at 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.