Capture the vibe of Corpus Christi with a quick trip to the Visitor Information Center. Swing by this information hub and gain access to special discounts, shop for exclusive Corpus Christi items, and gather inspiration for the coming days spent in the Gulf Coast Capital. 

Hours of Operation 

  • Open daily 
  • Fall/winter hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 
  • Spring/summer hours: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. 
  • Location: 309 N. Water St. Suite D 
  • Phone: (361)-561-2000 

Trip Ideas  

If you’re looking for new ideas for your upcoming trip or want to add more activities to your current itinerary, the knowledgeable Gulf Coasters are eager to help. Discover various dining options, family-friendly activities, and scenic spots for the perfect vacation. While you’re there, ask about the various passes available, and don’t forget to pick up pamphlets with information, coupons, and discounts to enjoy everything Corpus Christi has to offer. 


Meet the Gulf Coasters  

Have you had the pleasure of meeting the dynamic Gulf Coasters Crew? Dressed in their vibrant orange fishing shirts and zipping around on their custom golf carts, they’re prepared to greet you with a vibrant smile and to ensure that your experience is nothing short of spectacular.

Whether you're strolling along the Seawall in downtown Corpus Christi, basking in the sun on North Beach, or catching a flight at the Corpus Christi International Airport, with these dedicated crew members by your side, your Gulf Coast adventure is bound to be extraordinary. Be sure to share your feedback with them through quick visitor satisfaction surveys. You could win incredible prizes, including gift cards, free tickets to local attractions, exclusive Gulf Coast Capital swag, and more. So, keep your eyes peeled for those distinctive orange shirts, and don't hesitate to stop and say hello.



Shop from an assortment of Corpus Christi-themed apparel, seasonal products, stickers, keychains, towels, and more. These one-of-a-kind, locally designed items feature unique ways to show your Corpus Christi pride. Combine different apparel items, such as the Laguna Richardson Long Sleeve T-Shirt and the Kick Back Straw Hat or the Coasting the City T-Shirt and the CCTX Dad Cap. You can find these and many more items by visiting the Gulf Coast Capital Store online.



With free Wi-Fi, you’ll be able to sign up for all the passes, scan our QR codes, and visit our website to plan your perfect trip. Don’t forget to snap a vacation selfie in the selfie spot mirror or strike a pose on the rainbow-painted stairs, and upload to your social media to share your experience with the hashtag #GulfCoastCapital! Want to share your adventures with us? Submit your photos here for a chance to be featured.

Things to do in Water Street Market  

The Visitor Information Center is located in the iconic Water Street Market, where you can enjoy art, live music, nightlife, and shopping in various locations. Try some unique dishes at the Executive Surf Club, Oyster Bar, El Camino, and more. Then, take a stroll down the South Texas Walk of Fame and see handcrafted stars honoring South Texas musicians who represent the diversity in South Texas music, and if you’re here on a Sunday, be sure to stop by the Farmer’s Market from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.