The Texas State Aquarium in Corpus Christi is an outstanding museum with thousands of animals representing more than 250 species in a variety of shows, displays, and "hands-on" experiences. Very entertaining and educational. Aquatic species include: Sharks, stingrays, dolphins, sea turtles and all kinds of fish. The Amazon Exhibit includes species like: Boa Constrictors, a variety of very colorful birds, and even poison dart frogs. Other displays include the Hawn Wild Flight Theatre (featuring birds of prey), Tortuga (Turtle) Cay, and many others. Hours are 9 AM to 6 PM daily Memorial Day through Labor Day and 9 AM to 5 PM the rest of the year. Admission is Adults (13 years and older): $16.95; Seniors and Military: $15.95; Children (3 to 12 years): $11.95; and Children (2 and younger): are free, you also pay $5 for parking.
The Corpus Christi Aquarium is not so marvellous than the Monterey one but it worths a visit.
A lot of beautiful fishes in the aquariums. Some sharks and turtles. Coloured gelly fishes.
Out door, an ooter, gators.
the unmissible show of two dolphins.
Open : 9AM - 5PM
Sunday : 10AM - 5PM (6PM during Summer)
Ticket : 12$95
Parking : 4$
Texas State Aquarium and The Lexington
Both are great activities for kids and adults. They are educational as well as entertaining. The Lex is always having some sort of dance, or activity on it, and now they have a new large screen movie theater.
THe Texas state Aquarium is dedicated to fostering a better understanding and appreciation of the Gulf of Mexico. It is the cities most visited tourist attraction and is home to hundreds of aqautic animals.
The Texas State aquarium is a great way to spend an afternoon. Lots of great exhibits from local flaura and fauna to the exotic. Kids love the touch pools.
The Texas State Aquarium, is a world class aquarium.
The first major aquarium to focus on ecosystems of the Gulg of Mexico and the Caribbean sea.
Be sure to check out the shark exhibits.
The Texas State Aquarium is terrific. Only the Shedd in Chicago can top it. You can get really close to the animals, even touching sharks, stingray, snakes, crabs, etc...