View The Solar Eclipse From The Iconic Alamo!

March 21, 2024


Emily Baucum, Alamo Trust, Inc.
Mobile (210) 669-0282

Following the remarkable turnout for last October's solar eclipse viewing, the Alamo is thrilled to invite the community and visitors to another awe-inspiring Eclipse Watch. Join us in front of the Shrine of Texas Liberty, on Alamo Plaza, for an unparalleled celestial event set against the backdrop of Texas history. 

Safeguard your eyes with our specially designed glasses featuring the iconic parapet roofline of the Alamo. Meeting all safety requirements, these glasses are available for $5 each through the Alamo's website or at our Alamo Welcome Center. Secure your pair now and enjoy the eclipse!

Mark your calendars for April 8 and be part of a gathering that transcends time, combining the historical legacy of The Alamo with the wonder of the solar eclipse. For more information and to purchase your solar eclipse glasses, visit our website.

This Eclipse Watch promises to be an unforgettable experience. We look forward to welcoming you to Alamo Plaza for an afternoon where history meets the cosmos.

What:   Eclipse Watch

Who:    Public

When:  Monday, April 8, 2024, Noon to 3 p.m. - Peak eclipse window begins at 1:34 p.m.

Where: The Alamo
              300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205

About Alamo Trust, Inc. | Alamo Trust, Inc. (ATI) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that oversees the daily operations at the Alamo and implementation of the Alamo Plan. Located in the heart of San Antonio, the Alamo stands as a Shrine to Texas Liberty. The Alamo tells the story of Texas Independence as part of its rich and diverse 300-year history to over 1.6 million visitors every year and is the #1 most visited destination in the State of Texas. In 1960, the Alamo was designated a United States National Historic Landmark, and in 2015, it became part of the Lone Star State's only UNESCO World Heritage Site. Witness living history, experience authentic artifacts, and explore an iconic landmark that shaped the country. Visit