Planetarium Film--Eclipse: The Sun Revealed

Rock Creek Park


Free. Film showings are free but due to limited seating we due require that everyone collect a free place holder ticket for entry

Location: LAT/LONG: 39.000000, -77.000000

The planetarium is located inside the Rock Creek Nature Center located at 5200 Glover Rd. NW

Dates & Times


Saturday, October 14, 2023


10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM, 4:00 PM


30 minutes

Film will begin at the top of the hour. Tickets will be distributed beginning 15 minutes before each showing. *There will not be a film at 2:00PM due to a ranger-led program scheduled for that time slot.


Washington, DC may only experience 30% of today's annular eclipse, but we still want to celebrate this phenomenal astronomical event!

Join us as we show our brand new planetarium film "Eclipse: The Sun Revealed." During this 30-minute film, you will learn about the historical, cultural and scientifiec views of a solar eclipse. Prepare for the Great American Eclipse in April 2024!

Seating in the planetarium is limited. We will give out free place holder tickets 15 minutes in advance of each showing.

Reservation or Registration: No

There are no advance reservations. Parties must all be on site to collect place holder tickets.