Total Solar Eclipse
At approximately 10:15 A.M. on August 21, 2017, the entire total solar eclipse will be visible from Newport for almost two minutes. Whether you view the eclipse from one of our many beaches, or inland from the seashore, the sight is bound to be epic! Please visit the Newport Chamber of Commerce website for a comprehensive list of lodging, dining and recreation options at newportchamber.org. In addition, you may want to download a map of the path of totality, investigate the eclipse further and purchase protective eyewear at eclipse2017.org, or from several other online sites dedicated to the total solar eclipse of 2017.