Monday, Apr 08, 2024 1:00p -

Spectacle Island
Spectacle Island
Boston, MA 02110

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Visit Spectacle Island for unique viewing opportunity of the 2024 solar eclipse in Boston Harbor.


12:30 PM: Check-in at Long Wharf

1:00 PM: Ferry Departs for Spectacle

3:29 PM: Maximum eclipse in Boston

4:00 PM: Ferry Departs Spectacle for Boston

4:30 PM: Arrival in Boston

Venture to Spectacle Island for an afternoon of solar eclipse viewing from Boston Harbor! Featuring unobstructed views of Boston and its surroundings, Spectacle Island will offer a unique opportunity to experience 2024 partial solar eclipse. While Boston will not experience totality, we anticipate seeing 93% coverage of the sun if weather permits.

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Directions: Guests must arrive at Long Wharf North *by 12:30 pm* to board the ferry to Spectacle Island. It will depart promptly at 1:00 pm and will not wait for late arrivals. No refunds.

The return ferry will depart Spectacle Island at 4:30 pm, with an 5:00 pm scheduled return to Boston. *Please note that the Harbor can be busy in the evening which can cause unforeseen delays.*

Island Accessibilty for April 8: Due to ongoing dock and trail maintenance from off-season storms there will be limited accessibilty. All guests will traverse a flight of stairs when disembarking the ferry, and trails have experienced significant wash-out.

Other important information:

About Solar Eclipse:

A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between the Sun and Earth, casting the Moon's shadow on Earth. A solar eclipse can only happen during a New Moon. The Moon's orbit is titled 5 degrees to Earth's orbit around the Sun. (National Weather Service).

Please contact programming@bostonharbornow for group and school pricing.

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