Experience two historic events
Mark your calendars: On Saturday, Oct. 14, an annular solar eclipse will cross North America. Six months later, on April 8, 2024, a total solar eclipse will cross the continent.
These two very special events provide a unique opportunity for people all across the U.S. to experience a solar eclipse. For both events, Tyler, Texas, will be a premier viewing destination.
Join us for the Oct. 14 eclipse
What is a solar eclipse?
Discover the science behind an eclipse through helpful information compiled by TJC's Earth and Space Science Center.
How do I safely watch the eclipse?
There are easy, safe ways to soak in the sun’s great disappearing act.
Comparing eclipse events
These two very special events provide a unique opportunity for people all across the United States to experience a solar eclipse.