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Texas State Aquarium

#4 of 87 things to do in Corpus Christi Features Animals
2710 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78402-1097
+1 361-881-1200
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2710 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78402-1097
+1 361-881-1200
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Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

When you first walk in....there is THE most beautiful sight!!!...... The American Bald Eagle! The best experience? Petting and feeding the stingrays. ...what fun! This aquarium is fantastic and a lot more upgrades and exciting things to come. Check it out! !

Thank Jcsflyboy
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Very nice as far as aquariums go. You have to pay to park. But over all, nice way to spend time with the family or to take visitors. One of the few things to actually do in Corpus Christi besides going to the beach. They...More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Aquarium doing some renovations but we were able to attend the programs. We enjoyed fact that was not busy so we had time to talk with trainers/workers and get first hand information. Apparently we were just the right day before spring break. Beautiful day with...More

Thank Sharon P
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

This great place to spend an afternoon. We were looking for something to do that was inside. The aquarium was the right answer. Great exhibits and shows The staff was very helpful in answering our questions. Great place for kids.

Thank JOE H
Reviewed 21 February 2016

awesome time as always. there adding on 60,000 square feet ready spring of 2017. but go before then and then after. awesome for familys and adults.

Thank jane l
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

We visited with tweens in the summer. For Texas it's a nice aquarium. Our family is a bit spoiled as we've visited some of the best aquariums in the US. We've been to the National Aquarium in Baltimore, Long Beach in California, Georgia Aquarium and...More

Thank SpotTVMom
Reviewed 19 February 2016

We were visiting Port Aransas and decided to head over to the Texas State Aquarium. It was a wonderful experience and we are so glad we went. *If you have a membership at a zoo be sure to check whether or not you qualify for...More

Thank momdadand4kids
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

This was my first time here, trying to get it in before plane.A small place but packed with a good bit to see. Learned that not all sharks give birth live. The staff was very helpful. A bit confusing though on where to go. Construction...More

Thank momojoe
Reviewed 17 February 2016

My retired parents and I recently spent a few hours at the Texas State Aquarium in Corpus Christie. We were lucky that it was a pretty nice day. It was windy, but how the outside areas of the aquarium are situated, we were sheltered from...More

Thank Lindsay31
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Savings sharks exhibit is amazing. Sea turtles, Dolphins, too much to list. My little 2.5 year old girl and I went on a Tuesday and stayed all day. Had the entire dolphin viewing room to ourselves. Unreal experience. Must go during off season it was...More

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Are there any military discounts for the week of Memorial Day?
19 May 2017|
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Response from Isabel S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is and our aquarium was just renovated.
Stephen D
Any word on how much ticket prices will increase after the expansion? Thanks.
3 April 2017|
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Response from TXStateAquarium | Property representative |
Hi Stephen, We are still determining our future ticket prices for the Aquarium including Caribbean Journey. Our current prices can be found by visiting our website and clicking the top tab entitled "Visitor Info & Tickets."
Mary Ann Cortin... B
Any special pricing to get in for Martin Luther King day?
16 January 2017|
Response from TXStateAquarium | Property representative |
Yes, today, Martin Luther King Day, January 16, is Dollar Day! Admission is only $1, and includes parking. We hope to see you here.