Community Events

2024 Eclipse Viewing at The Woodlands

event flyer

Looking for a place to watch the Solar Eclipse? Join The Woodlands and Walnut Street West Library to watch the eclipse near the Mansion. Bring your own protective eye-wear and get ready to look up at the sky in the largest open space in the neighborhood.

At 4:00 PM Librarian Kit from Walnut St. West Library will hold a special eclipse-themed storytime, including songs and dancing!

Learn more about the eclipse on NASA’s website.

What to Bring: Protective eye-wear and a blanket or chair if you’d like to sit in the grass.

Accessibility: Check out our Accessibility Information for details on entering the cemetery, navigating the landscape, restrooms, building access, and more.

Directions: The Woodlands is located at 4000 Woodland Avenue, directly across from the 40th Street Trolley Portal. We will watch the eclipse from the Hamilton Mansion.

Rain Date: In the event of inclement weather, this event will be canceled.

Rules & Safety: In order for The Woodlands’ gates to continue to be opened daily, the site’s rules and safety guidelines must be followed at all times.