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The Art Museum of South Texas

1902 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78401-1138
+1 361-825-3500
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Art is good for your soul

The architecture of the museum by two world known architects in itself is amazing. While ai was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bob M
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Inspiring Art

You will get an eyeful and your money's worth here. I went with my kid who studies art, but I... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Round Rock, United States
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A striking, all white building on the water, this art museum was voted one of the best in southern Texas. Although permanent exhibits feature art from the region, the museum is known for its rotating exhibits of fine art work in different mediums.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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1902 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78401-1138
+1 361-825-3500
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The architecture of the museum by two world known architects in itself is amazing. While ai was visiting there was a 3D exhibition that will blow your mind! Check out the coming exhibition of Cheech Marin.

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

You will get an eyeful and your money's worth here. I went with my kid who studies art, but I enjoyed every moment. This museum has several levels including a basement. Every inch of this museum is used to display various types of art. Even...More

Thank F6712SWstephaniem
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We visited the Art Museum of South Texas several times while wintering in the area. It is museum with several interesting exhibits. It is a great way to spend a rainy afternoon in the area. Afterwards, you can grab a bite to eat at one...More

Thank Jan322
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Groupon friendly smaller museum right on the water. Beautiful views thru-out entire campus. The water garden and sculptures are serene. We sat outside for quite some time just enjoying the tranquility. Several interactive exhibits and local artists to enjoy.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 July 2017

this place is cool we went to the restaurant and watched huge ships go by while we had coffee and smoothies

Thank jerry h
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Very nice Art Museum with a several exhibits of interest. The permanent collection has good representation of Spanish Colonial art from Texas and Latin America. The Julian Onderdonk Texas Impressionist Exhibit was beautiful. I will be sorry to see it move on in a few...More

Thank Darin J
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

It was great to enjoy The Art Museum with a Groupon while in town, thanks to The Art Museum for that. Lots of interesting pieces of different types, at a perfect location overlooking the water, and with an indoor (maybe indoor/outdoor) coffee shop bakery.

1  Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Great way to spend two to three hours on a hot afternoon. The Outwin 2016 Portraiture Exhibit was very interesting. Very easy access and close to eating establishments after viewing.

Thank Charles B
Reviewed 17 June 2017

While the museum is nice, it is probably not something the children will enjoy. It is not interactive, and it is not the Louvre, but for 40 some-things tired of the beach, it will do for 90 minutes in air conditioning. The best part of...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We really enjoyed our visit to this museum. The exhibits have a little bit of everything. We loved the Chihuly sculptures! I also loved the current graphic novel exhibit upstairs. It's nice to know that kind of art is becoming so popular again. The gift...More

Thank littleyao
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Tammy F
17 July 2017|
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Response from littleyao | Reviewed this property |
Check Groupon before you go though. They typically run one and it's a good deal. I also remember seeing there is a discounted/free night of the week or month as well. You can call and ask which day it is.