EntertainmentCelebrities Trump, Amy Schumer, more celebrities watch the solar eclipse By Meghan Giannotta firstname.lastname@example.org Updated August 21, 2017 3:55 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email Celebrities threw on their eclipse-safe shades and looked up to catch the passing of the moon between the sun and Earth on Monday. President Donald Trump and family watched the rare solar eclipse from the White House's Truman Balcony, while celebs such as Kristen Bell took to the streets of NYC to catch a glimpse. See photos of celebrities taking in the rare astronomical event. Trump, Melania and Barron Photo Credit: Getty Images / Mark Wilson President Donald Trump, Melania Trump and their son Barron Trump gaze up into the sky wearing their solar eclipse glasses on the White House's Truman Balcony on Aug. 21, 2017. Kristen Bell Photo Credit: Kristen Bell via Instagram "Frozen's" Kristen Bell took a minute to appreciate how the rare event brought New Yorkers together on Aug. 21, 2017. "Watching the #eclipse from a NY street corner - everyone sharing glasses," she wrote on Instagram. George H.W. Bush and family Photo Credit: George Bush via Twitter "Four generations of family taking in the partial eclipse today. Already looking forward to the next one in Texas in 2024!" George H.W. Bush tweeted on Aug. 21, 2017. Amy Schumer Photo Credit: Amy Schumer via Instagram Amy Schumer channeled The Beatles as she peered through her makeshift cereal box pinhole projector on Aug. 21, 2017. "There goes the sun do do do do," the comedian wrote on Instagram. Lady Gaga Photo Credit: Lady GaGa via Instagram "Total eclipse vibes," Lady Gaga wrote on Instagram on Aug. 21, 2017. Wearing her eclipse glasses around her neck, the singer wrote "Take me to your planet" on her palms. Trump Photo Credit: Getty Images / Mark Wilson Experts warned looking up into the sun without proper eyewear during the solar eclipse could cause major damage, but Trump was spotted sneaking a peek on the White House's Truman Balcony on Aug. 21, 2017. Sarah Jessica Parker Photo Credit: Sarah Jessica Parker via Instagram Having a little trouble keeping her glasses on her head, Sarah Jessica Parker held them up to her face while recording a video from a boat on Aug. 21, 2017. "The thrills of eclipse chasing," she wrote on Instagram. Larry King Photo Credit: Larry King via Twitter Larry King held his eclipse-safe shades over his glasses and tweeted, "Are you watching? I am," on Aug. 21, 2017. Giuliana Rancic Photo Credit: Giuliana Rancic via Instagram Giuliana Rancic and her family gazed up into the sun donning their protective glasses in Idaho on Aug. 21, 2017. Elizabeth Banks Photo Credit: Elizabeth Banks via Instagram Elizabeth Banks came prepared. The actress Instagrammed a photo of herself wearing eclipse glasses while holding a homemade cereal box pinhole projector on Aug. 21, 2017. Justin Trudeau Photo Credit: Twitter / @JustinTrudeau "That was the amazing," the Canadian prime minister remarked on Twitter on Aug. 21, 2017, after the eclipse. Ryan Seacrest Photo Credit: Ryan Seacrest via Instagram TV and radio host Ryan Seacrest was sporting his solar shades indoors, at his recording studio on Aug. 21, 2017. "Solar glasses, check. Ready for you #greatamericaneclipse," he wrote on Instagram. By Meghan Giannotta email@example.com Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.