Past EventNational Museum of Nuclear Science & History: “Solar Eclipse: A Nuclear View”

May 20, 2012 –

The evening will include observing with astronomers from The Albuquerque Astronomical Society, hands-on activities for children, and food vendors. Visitors receive a free pair of sun-safe glasses with their admission. The eclipse of the largest nuclear reactor known to man – our sun – is the first annular eclipse to take place in the mainland US since 1994, and the next one won’t come until 2023. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy the show!

For further information, contact the Museum at 505-245-2137 or visit

(Public Event)