The Great Lakes Science Center is thrilled to announce that they will be hosting a total solar eclipse festival from April 6-8. Scott Volmer, representing the center, invites families and kids to attend and experience the excitement of this rare event.
NASA will have a village full of exhibits, hands-on activities, and astronauts available to sign autographs and engage with attendees. Jan Wittry with NASA Glenn Research Center expressed her enthusiasm for the festival, emphasizing that it will be a great time for all.
On April 8th, the day of the total solar eclipse, NASA will broadcast the event live. Wittry highlighted the uniqueness of this opportunity and stressed that Cleveland is the perfect place to witness this rare occurrence. She explained that it won’t happen again until 2099.
As the event approaches, it is clear that the Great Lakes Science Center’s total solar eclipse festival will provide an educational experience for attendees of all ages. With performances by the Cleveland Orchestra and various STEM activities on display, visitors are sure to leave with a newfound appreciation for science and space exploration.