Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History

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The Museum

The Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History is a museum in Corpus Christi, Texas, United States. The museum was founded in 1957 and features a wide range of exhibitions dealing with the history, science and culture of the region.

The museum is home to several permanent exhibits, including an exhibit on the area’s natural history with interactive displays and life-size dioramas of animals and plants. Another exhibition shows the history of the city of Corpus Christi from the arrival of the Spanish explorers to the present day. The museum also has a large collection of art objects including works by local artists.

There are exhibitions on the history of the coastal town, maritime history, archaeology, natural history and science.

In addition to the permanent exhibitions, the museum also offers changing exhibitions on various topics. There is also a planetarium that offers demonstrations of astronomical events and space missions. The Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History is a popular destination for families and visitors interested in learning about Texas history, science and culture.

The Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History also offers events, lectures, and special exhibits that cover various aspects of science, history, and culture. There are also facilities such as a museum shop where visitors can buy books, souvenirs and gifts, and a café where they can complete their museum tour.

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1900 N Chaparral St, Corpus Christi, TX 78401

Opening hours

Closed on Mondays
Tue - Sat: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sun: Noon to 5:00 pm

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