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Beautiful Painting

I enjoy going over to the convention center every time we visit Padre Island, and it's just to see... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Linda R
,
McAllen, Texas
It's a Nice Mural

This is located at the convention center. We were not able to hang out long outside the center due... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2016
elizabeth r
,
Arlington, Texas
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7355 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7719
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

I enjoy going over to the convention center every time we visit Padre Island, and it's just to see that beautiful and unique paining of the Orcas.

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 18 August 2016

This is located at the convention center. We were not able to hang out long outside the center due to the oppressing humidity.This is a nicely painted mural, and there is another located on the property of a large hibiscus. Cool place for a photo...More

Thank elizabeth r
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Felt like we were back in Hawaii! Very nice mural; worth stopping by on your way to the "end of the road" or the convention center.

Thank 7Sylvie7
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This was such a nice photo op and very quick as well! The wall itself is very huge so you can easily fit a huge family in one picture!

Thank Hazel B
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Just a painting wall. If you by any chance pass by during the sunset, I recommend you can stop and take pictures there. Otherwise, it is not a MUST place.

Thank Haolang W
Reviewed 13 June 2016

This is a great stop. We walked the trails and took pics here and it's free. I would definately recommend this for families visiting with small kids.

Thank williamrigs
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Really beautiful. And it's free. Located at the convention center and has a nice nature walk. The mural is beyond artistic. Especially if your a whale lover.

Thank Philip G
Reviewed 19 April 2016

We went to this wall for the photo op. It's a whale painted life size on a large wall. Interesting to see how big they really are. Colors were very vibrant!

Thank effintravelers
Reviewed 14 March 2016

It was nice to see this had been beautifully repainted (and signed) since we were here in 2005. It's great that the community sees the value in maintaining this beautiful artwork.

Thank SueBee46530
Reviewed 27 February 2016

The Whaling Walls are by the side of the Convention Center and near the parking area. It is so beautiful and so relaxing to look at and very well kept. There are three walls painted with orcas, dolphins, turtles and fish. It makes you feel...More

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Yes, this is one of his many works throughout the country.
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