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Solar Eclipse Event at UTA Planetarium

The UTA Planetarium will host a solar eclipse event Monday, August 21. The event will start at noon with a special planetarium show, Astronomy 101: Solar Eclipses. Eclipse observing and other activities will follow the Planetarium show until 2:30 p.m.

There will be no charge for the activities except the Planetarium show.

Tickets will be sold for the show at the regular rate ($6 general admission, $4 discounted admission for students, seniors, and children).

Special eclipse glasses (or eclipse shades) will be available at the Planetarium’s gift shop and can be purchased for $2.50 each.

The eclipse will be streamed live from the Planetarium’s YouTube channel:

Monday, August 21, 2017 at 12:00pm

UTA Planetarium
700 Planetarium Place, Arlington, TX

Event Type

Science & Technology


Alumni, Local Community, Faculty & Staff, Students, Undergraduates



Free activities; planetarium shows $4-6

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