*** Updated 02/14/2024***

Terrell Eclipse RV Parking
Sponsored by and benefiting:
No 1 British Flying School Museum and
Association of Breezy Hill Park

2 Locations in Terrell, Texas to Park Your RV For the Weekend and Watch the Eclipse on Monday, April 8

Terrell Municipal Airport and Ben Gill Park

Park your RV and watch the eclipse, in the wide-open north Texas skies, at either the Terrell Municipal Airport or Ben Gill Park! With 4 minutes 20 seconds of total eclipse, Terrell is a great place to watch the eclipse! Not only is Terrell a great place to watch the eclipse, it is a great place to spend the weekend!

Located just 35 miles from downtown Dallas, the Terrell Municipal Airport or Ben Gill Park should  be your base for an unforgettable "eclipse weekend"!

The Terrell Municipal Airport offers all concrete sites, at a general aviation airport, while Ben Gill Park offers mixed concrete and hard-surface sites, many of which are shaded.

Things to do in Terrell:

  • Terrell Heritage Museum
  • Visit Terrell GeoTour (geocaching)
  • Historic Downtown shopping and historic murals
  • Historic Homes of Terrell
  • Film Alley - Bowling and Movie Theatre
  • Crossroads at Terrell Shopping Center
  • Terrell Ghost Tours
  • The Shops at Terrell
  • Historic Homes on Griffith Ave. and surrounding streets (discoverterrell.com is a great resource for planning this)
  • Silver Saloon (Saturday night) - Music Venue

    You can fish on nearby Lake Fork, Lake Tawakani or Lake Ray Hubbard. 

Airport Location Activity Schedule

Saturday, April 6
    Museum open 10:00am - 4:00pm
    Cookout for airport RV site renters - 5:00 pm
    Shuttle to downtown Terrell - on demand

Sunday, April 9
    Museum open 9:00am - 6:30pm
    Food Trucks outside BFTS Museum - 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Cocktail Reception for for airport RV site renters - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Downtown Terrell music event - afternoon TBD
    Shuttle to downtown Terrell - on demand

Monday, April 8
    Museum open 9:00am - 6:00pm
    Food Trucks outside museum10:00am - 2:00pm
    Astronomy Program at the museum - 11:00am (seating is limited)
    Eclipse watching - 1:45pm (Eclipse Viewers will be handed out, while supplies last)
    
Want to visit the "big city"? Go to downtown Dallas. Visit the 6th Floor Museum, Holocaust Museum, Perot Museum, the Dallas Zoo and much more. Shop the stores at NorthPark. When you are ready, come back to Terrell's small town atmosphere to relax and get recharged.

Let's make it a party! We are putting the final event schedules together for the airport and the park. Our plans are to have food trucks, games and more, along with shuttles to downtown Terrell, receptions and get-togethers. 

There will be 24 hour security to help insure you and your rig are safe.

 

 

 

 

Directions to
Terrell Municipal Airport

From Interstate 20:

Exit 501 - Hwy 34 and travel north approximately 1 mile.

Turn right on British Flying Training School Blvd and travel to the terminal.

Look for the signs for parking.

 

Directions to 
Ben Gill Park

1039 9th St, Terrell, TX 75160

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