Corpus Christi Museum of Science & History
There's something for everyone at the Corpus Christi Museum of Science & History. Traverse the world of South Texas and marvel at treasures from a 1554 Spanish shipwreck and the 1686 French shipwreck "La Belle". Uncover hundreds of years of local history in the Corpus Christi History hall and Doc McGregor collection of historical photos. Explore 500 years of guns and ammo, rocks, minerals, coastal creatures, and even dinosaurs. Science and history are brought to life by Museum Live actors. The new H-E-B Science Center inspires all ages in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. It is complete with a 3-story DNA Climber, planetarium, and many other interactive exhibits. The Science Center leads to an outdoor playground and Music Garden featuring giant musical instruments. Discover something new at the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History!
Hours of Operation
Tuesday - Saturday: 10am - 5pm
Sunday: 12pm - 5pm
(Open Mondays 10am - 5pm March & June-August)
Senior Citizens: $7.95
Children (ages 3 - 12): $8.95
Children (ages 2 & under): FREE
Military (w/ active I.D.): $7.95
Visit our website to view our calendar of events and educational programming!
Located In Bayfront/Downtown
Sing your favorite karaoke song, show off your Texas two-step dancing skills or catch a baseball game at Whataburger Field. Corpus Christi’s bayfront/downtown area offers more than 1,200 hotel rooms, some of the city’s finest dining options, a marina and museums. The Marina Arts District in downtown features excellent eateries and the Corpus Christi Municipal Marina. This zone also includes the Sports, Entertainment and Arts District (SEA District) which includes the Museum of South Texas, the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History, Concrete Street Amphitheater and Hurricane Alley Waterpark. McGee Beach located on the downtown seawall offers a beach that is perfect for children and fishing along the jetties.