- TripBuzz found 50 things to do with kids in or near Port Aransas, Texas, including 25 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Corpus Christi.
- From Port Aransas Beach to Mustang Island State Park, the Port Aransas area offers 32 different types of family activities, including: Fishing, Beaches, Nature & Wildlife Areas and Piers & Boardwalks.
- With a large tourist industry, Port Angeles is ideal for deep sea fishing, boating and birdwatching. Resting on Mustang Island, the city is also home to a large park and beach, and thus is a popular destination for college students during spring break. After-hours there are many bars and nightclubs offering live music and entertainment.
96% 279 votes
16562 South Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78418 MoreLess Info
If you want to experience the beautiful shoreline of Padre Island in a unique way, visit Horses on the Beach. Beginners and experienced riders alike will be matched up with the perfect horse and led on a guided tour through the sand and surf's edge.
You have to see the size of the ship to believe it, the USS Lexington was the most highly decorated naval vessel of World War II. Now retired, the ship has been turned into a floating museum, with thousands of artifacts, exhibits, and more.
75% 1637 votes
2710 N. Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78402 MoreLess Info
In 1990, the Texas State Aquarium, opened its doors to the public and has been delighting visitors ever since. Featuring interactive Sting Ray and Shark touching exhibits, demonstrations, and many endangered species, the TSA is a 'must-see' destination.
A reminder of a powerful entertainment figure and tragic death, the Mirador del Flor / Selina's Seawall Statue is a reminder of the trying times the city has had. The statues is a beautiful piece of art with character and personality.
90% 1128 votes
PO Box 181300, Corpus Christi, TX 78480 MoreLess Info
The site of three Spanish ship wrecks in 1554, Padre Island National Seashore, consists of 70 miles of undeveloped coastline. The park is available for camping, hiking, wildlife watching, swimming, or relaxing by the surf.
78% 205 votes
1900 N. Chaparral Street, Corpus Christi, TX MoreLess Info
With 40,000 square feet of exhibit space, the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History showcases more than 500 years of South Texas history. Featuring relics from historic 1554 shipwrecks, to early dwellers in the region, plan your visit today.
Harbor Playhouse presents a varied schedule of contemporary and classic musicals and plays for both adults and children - including works by local playwrights. Harbor Playhouse also uses approximately 700 volunteers, actors, technicians and support staff on an annual basis.
59% 17 votes
1581 N. Chaparral Street, Corpus Christi, TX 78401 MoreLess Info
An award-winning showcase of the artistic and cultural diversity of Corpus Christi, Heritage Park and Cultural Center, is a series of Victorian homes dating back to 1851. Visitors can take tours of the site, and the Center is available for special events.
The goal of the Texas Surf Museum is to document both a general history of surfing as well as Texas's role in that history. Notable attractions at the museum include a surf film in the small on-site theater, a bench made of surfboards, and photographs of surfing stars in action.