So many area attractions for you…
As comfortable as our suites are, you’ll be more than tempted to get outside and see some of our area’s many attractions.CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR ROOM ONLINE
Corpus Christi, Texas area attractions are so abundant… it’s no wonder why Corpus Christi is known as the Premier Texas Coast destination. Some of the more popular include the USS Lexington and the Texas State Aquarium.
Here are some of our more popular area attractions:
Museums & Rides
USS Lexington WW2 aircraft carrier, the ‘Blue Ghost’. Offers historically-minded and interested visitors a slice of the past.
Texas State Aquarium This is one of the most popular destinations in Corpus Christi.
Corpus Christi Art Center This is the major art museum for the area.
Captain Clark’s Flagship Cruise along the bayfront area – and see some other area attractions, including the Lexington Fleet and the Texas State Aquarium.
Botanical Gardens180 acres of gardens, located next to Oso Creek. A great place to view, and also console with nature.
Corpus Christi Museum of Science & HistoryThis museum contains many natural and historical items – including full-scale mock-ups of Christopher Columbus’ small but famous fleet, the Niña, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria.
Art Center of Corpus Christi
Open Tues – Sun 10AM – 4PM
Corpus Christi Botanical Gardens
Open Tues – Sun 9AM – 5PM
Admission : $3.00, $1.50 for children ages 5 to 12, seniors $2.50
Museum of Science & History, Columbus Ships
Open Tues Sat, 10AM – 5PM, Sun 12 noon – 5PM.
Admission: $8.00, $4.50 for children 5-12.
Texas State Aquarium
Open Mon – Sat 9AM – 5PM, Sun 10AM – 5PM.
Admission: $9.00, $7.50 for seniors 60+ children 4-12 $5.25, under 3 free
361-881-1200 or 1-800-477-Gulf
Open 9AM – 7PM.
Admission: $10.00, $8.00 for seniors & military, $5.00 for children
361-888-4873 or 1-800-Lady Lex
Texas Treasures Casino Cruises
Sailing twice daily, noon & 7PM.
Admission: $24.95 + tax weekdays, $29.95 + tax weekends.
Captain Clark’s Flagship
Three decks high, 85′ luxury paddlewheeler, narratated excurisons into the port and Corpus Christi Bay.
Admission: Call for daily schedule – 361-884-1693
Mustang Ranch Riding Stables
Open 7 days a week, 9AM – 5PM
Admission: $25.00 an hour adults, $20.00 an hour children 12 & under
Island Queen II, Bay Fishing
All trips 4 hours. 5AM – 12PM, lPM – 5PM, 6PM – l0PM
Admission: $24.95 per person, includes rod, reel, bait & tackle. Children 1/2 Price.
361-749-6969 or 1-800-211-9227
Padre Island County Park
Parking permit $5.00/30 days
$10.00 per car for 7 day permit.
Mustang Island State Park
Daily fee or state permit
Public Golf Courses
Gabe Lozano Golf Course
4401 Old Brownsville Road.
18 holes, 9 hole exec/pro shop lighted driving range/snack bar
Oso Beach Course
5601 So. Alameda
18 holes/pro shop/restaurant
Water Street Seafood & Water Street Oyster Bar
Sun – Thur 11AM – 10PM, Fri – Sat 11AM – 11PM
Casual, Free parking. All major credit cards.
882-8683 or 881-9448
Sun – Thurs 11AM – 10PM, Fri & Sat 11AM – 11PM
Casual, Free parking, All major credit cards.
Greek & European cuisine
Mon – Thurs 11AM – 10PM, Fri – Sat 11AM – 11PM, closed Sunday Casual, Free parking, All major credit cards.
Two George’s Seafood
Mon – Fri 5PM – 10PM, Saturday 4PM – 10PM, Sunday 11AM – 9PM Casual, Free parking, All major credit cards.
Island Italian Restaurant
Mon – Wed 11AM – 9:30PM, Thur – Sat 11AM – 10PM, Sun 5PM – 9:30PM
Come as you are, Free parking, All major credit cards.