Texas will be centerstage for a total solar eclipse on Monday, April 8, 2024!  In Bastrop, at approximately 12:20 pm, the moon will start to block the sun causing an (almost) total solar eclipse. The sun is expected to eclipse until 2:25 pm. We're located right outside the path of totality, making Bastrop a great place to view the eclipse without having to maneuver the crowds. Get accurate Texas Eclipse viewing information and plan your trip to Bastrop for the 2024 Solar Eclipse!

Solar Eclipse in Bastrop

Chester and Mary Trigg Erhard House

  • 1507 Pecan St
  • Bastrop, TX 78602
This home belonged to Chester Erhard, director of the First National Bank from 1890 to 1929, and his wife, Mary Trigg. Their son, Earl, president of the First National Bank from 1951 to 1965 and great grandfather of actress Hilary Duff, inherited the home.