Here's Where You Can Catch the Solar Eclipse in Chicago

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Guests will also be able to watch a live-feed of the total solar eclipse from locations that are in the path of totality. However, city officials say the only safe way to look directly at the uneclipsed or partially eclipsed sun is through special-purpose solar filters such as eclipse glasses or a pinhole projector.

Those glasses have become hot commodities, especially since Amazon recalled glasses sold on the site that don't meet safety standards.

They'll be handing out glasses this week in Chicago.

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The Adler Planetarium is hosting "Chicago's Eclipse Fest", a free block party with activities and music + incredible views of the eclipse.

The planetarium announced that admission to the museum including the festivities will be free the entire day. The Astronomy Store at the planetarium is open Friday, 5:30-9 p.m., and Saturday, 3:30-4:30 p.m. and 5:30-9 p.m.

You can pick up a pair at Baderbrau in the South Loop (2515 S. Wabash Ave.), the National Museum of Mexican Art (1852 W. 19th St.) and the DuSable Museum of African American History (740 E. 56th Place). If you can't travel to an area of the U.S. where you can witness it live, head over to the Rochester Museum and Science Center (657 East Avenue) to get the most out of the astronomical phenomenon.

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