Events

Total Eclipse of the Park

August 21, 2017
10:30 AM - 1:15 PM
19955 Highway 70, Alamogordo, NM 88310

Venue:
White Sands National Monument
Admission:
Free
Website:
http://www.nps.gov/whsa/
Contact Name:
Becky Burghart
Contact Phone Number:
575-479-6124 ext. 236

A partial solar eclipse will be visible on August 21 at White Sands. Join rangers in the visitor center theater to learn about the history, including many misconceptions, of solar eclipses and ho they work. After the program, rangers will have a viewing station with information for viewing solar eclipses safely in front of the visitor center until the end of the eclipse at 1:15 pm. Hands-on craft activities for kids will be available from 12:00 pm-1:00 pm. Reservations are not required or accepted.


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