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Arboretum and Poverty Point WHS to Host Eclipse Viewings


Weather permitting, the Louisiana State Arboretum in Ville Platte and Poverty Point World Heritage Site in Epps will host viewings of the Great American Eclipse on Monday, August 21. Viewing of the eclipse will take place from noon – 2:30 p.m. at the Arboretum's nature center and from noon – 3 p.m. on Mound A at Poverty Point WHS. Staff at both sites will provide information on eclipses along with other activities. Groups are encouraged to contact the park, in advance, to plan their ...more...