Pages Navigation Menu

Solar Science Saturdays

Solar Science Saturdays

Solar Science Saturdays

Every Saturday in August

Get ready for the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse with Solar Science Saturdays at the State Museum, presented by SCE&G! Every Saturday in August the museum will be full of Solar Eclipse related activities for kids, including:

  • Hovercraft Rides

  • Rocket Launching

  • Creating Pinhole Projectors

  • Discovering the Solar Spectrum with UV beads and spectroscopes

  • Angular Momentum experience

  • Understand how the eclipse happens with eclipse models

  • Learn how telescopes work with Galileoscopes

Solar Science Saturdays are free with museum general admission or membership on August 5, 12 and 26th. Solar Science Saturday activities during Pre-Eclipse Weekend at the State Museum on Sat., Aug. 19 will be included with ticket purchase.