Comfort Suites Near Texas A&M - Corpus Christi
1814 Ennis Joslin Rd
Corpus Christi, TX 78412
Phone: (361) 991-7100
Fax: (361) 993-2055
Arts & Museums
Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
Tu to Sa from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM,Su from 12:00 PM to 05:00 PMFor an educational day out with the kids, visit the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History, located in Bayfront Park in just across from the Art Museum of South Texas. What really draws visitors to this museum are the replicas of the Pinta, Nina and Santa Maria; the ships that Christopher Columbus sailed when he arrived in the Americas. Guided tours of the ships are available every hour and are included in the price of admission. Please note that the ships are not wheelchair accessible, reduced priced tickets are available for those with limited mobility. Aside from the ships, the museum exhibits a number of historical photographs and artifacts, some dating back to precolumbian times. There is even a special section of the museum dedicated to the history of Corpus Christi.