USS Lexington Museum on the Bay
The USS LEXINGTON, CV-16, is a World War II-vintage aircraft carrier. Commissioned in 1943, she served the United States longer and set more records than any other carrier in the history of naval aviation. Decommissioned in 1991, The USS Lexington is open year 'round seven days a week for touring and special events; it is closed on Christmas and Thanksgiving Day. Museum Hours are: Memorial Day through Labor Day: 9 am-6 pm, Labor Day through Memorial Day: 9 am-5 pm.
Located In North Beach
Located just across the Harbor Bridge, North Beach is home to two of Corpus Christi’s most popular attractions the Texas State Aquarium and the USS Lexington, an aircraft carrier turned museum. North Beach offers a good variety of places to eat and drink and awesome bayfront views. Sip on a cocktail and dip your feet in the Corpus Christi Bay waters.