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The Art Museum of South Texas

1902 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78401-1138
+1 361-825-3500
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lovely are exhibits

Company sponsored dinner and dancing held here. Very nice and roomy for moving around and the food... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2017
Carol W
What a gem!

A patron at a local store suggested we stop by this museum and we are glad we did, what a pleasant... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2017
Jacquie G
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San Antonio, Texas
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A striking, all white building on the water, this art museum was voted one of the best in southern Texas. Although permanent exhibits feature art from the region, the museum is known for its rotating exhibits of fine art work in different mediums.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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1902 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78401-1138
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

Company sponsored dinner and dancing held here. Very nice and roomy for moving around and the food was good.

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 26 February 2017

A patron at a local store suggested we stop by this museum and we are glad we did, what a pleasant surprise.

Thank Jacquie G
Reviewed 2 February 2017

As an artist, I make it a point, whenever possible to visit art museums and local art galleries wherever we go. This museum was a huge disappointment. PROS: cool entrance, and a few pieces from major artists CONS: almost everything else. Local art was questionable....More

Thank muralpainter37
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Good collection, periodic special exhibits, ADA accessible, good views and great fun for all ages. Study planned exhibits beforehand to get max benefit.

Thank mclaustin
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We just saw the Dorothy Hood retrospective (sadly it has closed). The curation and hanging of the many, many pieces was pretty world class. Although our first time here, this museum showed their 'art chops' with the Hood show. Excellent. Nice cafe. Many galleries overlook...More

Thank liz77006
Reviewed 14 December 2016

At the cul-de-sac of North Shoreline Boulevard was the Art Museum of South Texas. It was easy to find right next door to the American Bank Center Convention Center. Adult admission was $8. The most intriguing exhibits were the Spanish Colonial Gallery and the Dorothy...More

Thank mainemountainbear
Reviewed 27 November 2016

The museum isn't as big as it seems outside, and you must really appreciate or study the arts to like it. The current exhibit held plenty of interactive areas that were fun to partake in and learn about. There are also areas where children's art...More

Thank Diana V
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the Dorothy Hood retrospective exhibit. Had an excellent lunch at the museum cafe overlooking Corpus Christi harbour

2  Thank marymorr
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Really enjoyed the visit to the STIA in Corpus. Great for all family members at any time of year. We would go back

Thank guitarspeak
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

I have been to this museum a couple of times and they always land it. Almost the entire museum is the Dorothy Hood exhibit. It is always nice to see someone that you have known recognized for their body of work. There are several different...More

Thank Ann_Robison
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Tammy F
16 July 2017|
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Response from littleyao | Reviewed this property |
Check Groupon before you go though. They typically run one and it's a good deal. I also remember seeing there is a discounted/free night of the week or month as well. You can call and ask which day it is.
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