All events and activities hosted by the Adirondack Sky Center and Observatory at the L.P. Quinn campus are FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

All proceeds from the sale of merchandise directly support the free public events during Totality in Tupper.

Solar Telescope Viewing

All Ages

Apollo Field  - Solar Viewing Area

Sunday, April 7

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

2:00 PM

Monday, April 8

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Visitors will be granted a unique and exhilarating opportunity to safely observe the Sun through specialized solar telescopes. These meticulously crafted instruments are equipped with advanced filters that allow for clear and detailed views of the Sun's surface, prominences, and other fascinating solar features. Under the guidance of trained astronomers and volunteers, attendees can experience these awe-inspiring views and even witness totality at the moment when the Moon completely obscures the Sun, revealing the stunning corona. This hands-on experience will offer a rare glimpse into the captivating beauty of our nearest star.