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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, MARCH 25, 2024 – Representatives from Missouri State Parks invite the public to celebrate the 2024 total solar eclipse from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, April 8, at Eleven Point State Park. In conjunction with the celebration, a conceptual development planning open house will be held for the park.

As the long-range plan for the park is developed, the public is encouraged to come learn more about the planning process, ask questions and provide input regarding future park use and development.

A 30-day comment period will begin April 7, with a survey available online at

Eleven Point State Park is located at 10418 State Hwy Y in Couch. For more information about the event, call the Ozark Regional Office at 417-532-7161. Eleven Point State Park is currently closed to the public.

For information on other state parks and historic sites hosting events associated with the solar eclipse, visit For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

Old two-story rock house with balcony on second story.

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