Jul 24 2017
Understanding the Solar Eclipse presented by Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center at Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center, Colorado Springs CO

Understanding the Solar Eclipse

Presented by Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center at Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center

Understanding the Solar Eclipse is presented by Bruce Bookout and the Colorado Springs Astronomical Society.

Solar eclipses have been observed throughout history; this program will cover the basics of what makes a solar eclipse happen and the ways to safely observe this wonderful phenomenon.

A portion of the program will cover the cultural perspectives of solar eclipses.

This class is part of the Garden of the Gods Gateway Adventure Series held at the Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center. The series will feature the top naturalists, interpreters, historians, and many special guests to present an array of exciting presentations, demonstrations, and hikes. The series will inform and educate the community on the many unique aspects of Garden of the Gods Park while encouraging environmental awareness of this National Natural Landmark.

Admission Info

Tickets: $5

Reservations required via phone or online.

Proceeds benefit Garden of the Gods Park through the Garden of the Gods Foundation.

Phone: (719) 219-0104

Email: programs@gardenofgods.com

Dates & Times

2017/07/24 - 2017/07/24

Location Info

Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center

1805 N 30th St, Colorado Springs, CO 80904

Parking Info

Parking on premises.

Accessibility Info