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Solar Eclipse: 14 November

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

It's the Solar Eclipse day on 14 November!

You can watch the solar eclipse live at Carter from 9:26am - 11:48am.

We are offering special observations of the Solar Eclipse here at Carter and entry will be exhibition only ($10 adult) until 12.30.

Note: Our first planetarium show will be at 12.30 (no 11am show today).

12:30pm: We Are Astronomers

3pm: Wildest Weather in the Solar System


Please note that our planetarium sessions start promptly. We suggest you arrive at least 10 minutes before the show begins. Although unlikely, shows may be subject to change.

Bookings for our planetarium shows can be made by phone on 04 910 3140, by email on, or online here.

$18.50 adult / $8 child / $13.50 concession / free for Star Pass holders

Contact details

phone: +64 4 910 3140

Carter Observatory, PO Box 893, Wellington 6140

See a map of how to find us