August 21, 2017
Watch the Solar Eclipse at the Frist!
The Frist Center invites you to join us in the Turner Courtyard or on our front porch (on Broadway) to observe the solar eclipse on August 21, 2017.
Show your eclipse glasses at our visitor services desk and receive FREE admission to our galleries on this day.
PLEASE NOTE: The Frist Center galleries, Martin ArtQuest, the gift shop, and café will be closed from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Projected timeline for the eclipse:
Partial eclipse begins: 11:58 a.m. CDT
Start of totality: 1:27 p.m. CDT
Total eclipse duration: 1 minute 55 seconds
End of totality: 1:29 p.m. CDT
Partial eclipse ends: 2:54 p.m. CDT