Animated Video - Eclipse in Illinois

August 21 there will be very rare and wondrous total solar eclipse visible in a narrow path coast-to-coast across the United States. In Peoria, the Sun will be 90% eclipsed by the Moon. Check out our animated video for what you need to know about the eclipse in Central Illinois!

Museum Eclipse Events & Information

Join us for our FREE Partial Solar Eclipse Viewing Party Aug. 21, 11:30 am - 1:45 pm - click here!

See the special Dome Planetarium show Eclipse: The Sun Revealed - click here!

Find out more about the Total Solar Eclipse of 2017 - click here!

Note to journalists & media members: This video is free and available for re-broadcast. Please email us for a link to the higher resolution version - click here.