2017 Solar Eclipse

Eclipse  Conference Information

ASTROCON News Release 8-2013

Click here to watch a video about the eclipse.

Important link to the Wyoming eclipse festival

Here is a link to the Wyoming Eclipse Festival page that should give you all the information you need to know about what will be happening in Casper leading up to the eclipse on August 21.

Frequently Asked Questions

Eclipse: The Sun Revealed



Tuesday through Friday at 4:15 pm
Saturday at 7:00 pm (except for the first Saturday of the month.)
30 minute program

Entirely Live

Starfield Background

The first Saturday of the month at 7:00 pm

Run time: 45 minutes.
Appropriate for 8 and up.

$3.00 per person.

Experience an entirely live tour of the night sky including stars, planets, and stories about the constellations by a planetarium staff member.


Heart of the Sun

Heart of the Sun

Saturdays at 8:00 pm

$3.00 per person
Run Time: 35 minutes
Recommended for ages 8 and up

Program list

Show list


Click the link above and on the next page for a list of the programs in our library.

These programs can be requested for private programs.

Eclipse Shades


Get your eclipse shades at the Casper Planetarium. $2.00 each.

The Little Star that Could


Available for private program upon request.

$2.50 per person

Run Time: 40 minutes
Appropriate for ages 6 and up

Galileo: The Power of the Telescope

Galileo: The Power of the Telescope

Available for private groups upon request.

$2.50 per person

Run Time: 30 minutes.
Appropriate for ages 8 and up.