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Second Saturdays with Steve: Solar Eclipse of February 1831

10:00a to 11:00a
Sat, March 09, 2024
Nicole Shadle
(979) 885-2181

Excited for the solar eclipse on April 8? Join the Texas Historical Commission for a presentation on the solar eclipse that shadowed our area during Stephen F. Austin’s time: Feb. 12, 1831.

A solar eclipse took place in the prime of the town of San Felipe de Austin. Learn about the eclipse’s path, excitement from around the country, and viewing techniques prior to our modern eclipse glasses.

Date: Saturday, March 9

Time: 10 AM

Location: Nature Center

This event is included with the purchase of a day pass. Adults are $5 per person, children 12 and under are no charge.

Texas State Park Pass holders admitted free of charge!

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