Spending your holiday weekend in the Coastal Bend? We've got the rundown with some of the city's top attractions and their hours of operations. For ways to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Corpus Christi, see our guide.

Texas State Aquarium

Texas State Aquarium: Open 10 am- 5 pm

Dive into the fun by engaging with animals, getting inspired with an appreciation for our seas, and supporting wildlife conservation at the Texas State Aquarium.


Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History: Open 10 am- 5 pm

From historical collections showcasing 500 years of South Texas history to unforgettable hands-on experiences for the entire family. You can learn and explore at the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History.

The Lexington Museum

The USS Lexington Museum: Open 9 am- 6 pm

Go back in time and unwind with a tour of the USS Lexington Museum on the Bay. Additional attractions include a flight simulator, escape rooms, pearl harbor exhibits, and plenty of opportunities to learn more about this historical aircraft carrier. 


In The Game Funtrackers: Open from 12 pm- 9 pm.

Axe throwing, go-carts, and mini-golf are only three of the endless possibilities for fun and entertainment at Funtrackers. You can play and dine with various options for all ages. 

South Texas Botanical Gardens

South Texas Botanical Gardens and Nature Center: Open 9 am- 6 pm

Explore nature sights, sounds, and all things birding galore at the South Texas Botanical Gardens and Nature Center. Encounter birds and reptiles enjoy a sensory garden and more.

Padre Island National Seashore

Padre Island National Seashore Malaquite Visitor Center: Open 9 am- 5 pm 

Stop here to begin your adventure exploring the longest stretch of undeveloped barrier island on the planet – or check-in here before a day at one of Texas' most beloved beaches. 

Corpus Christi’s Monuments to Art, Art Museum of South Texas

Art Museum of South Texas: Closed on Mondays


Visitor Info Center Mural

Corpus Christi Visitor Info Center: Open Open 9 am- 5 pm 

The Corpus Christi Visitor Info Center is open and located in Water Street Market. Stop by our visitor's lounge to plan your day in Corpus Christi. Shop for gifts and keepsakes in our store.

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