Thursday, July 27, 2017

GOLDENDALE ECLIPSE-DAY INFO on August 21, 2017 (July 27,2017)
For the first time in 99 years, a Total Eclipse of the Sun
will be conveniently witnessed from coast to coast of the United States.
Monday, August 21st
Goldendale, WA is slightly North of the Path of Totality
but the Observatory will be open
for special hours from 7 a.m. - 1 p.m.
​​Crowds are expected to be extreme;
Observatory Hill will be closed to traffic during this event and overnight parking is not permitted.
Advance reservations are not being taken
and facility access will be gained on a first come,
first serve basis via shuttle buses staging
at Goldendale High School, starting around 7 a.m.

Five viewing stations will be available for visitors: 
  • Goldendale Observatory (via shuttle bus)
  • Klickitat County Courthouse Lawn  
  • Stonehenge Memorial
  • Maryhill  Museum of Art
  • Maryhill Winery
​Be safe and use approved solar viewing eye protection!
Eye protection is available for purchase at the
 Goldendale Chamber of Commerce,
903 East Broadway,
Goldendale.  509.773.3400.

Posted by PSRG FUN BLOG at 07-27-2017 20:00PT