Indiana University Indiana University IU

View the Sun

View the SunIf we’re lucky, we’ll see sunspots!DepartmentAstronomy9:00 am - 3:00 pm AgesElementary,Middle School,High School +


Kirkwood Observatory

119 S Indiana Ave, Bloomington, IN 47405


Kirkwood Observatory Room 203 (not wheelchair accessible)

Looking at the sun is dangerous…unless you have a solar telescope! View the sun like you’ve never seen it before. If we’re lucky we’ll see sunspots and even the corona.

Health Guidelines

Mask while Indoors
Other Health Guidelines Maximum 10 visitors at a time