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Texas Surf Museum

309 N Water St Ste A, Corpus Christi, TX 78401-2570
+1 361-882-2364
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Interesting exhibits

Having grown up in Hawaii and a surfer, it was a nice trip down memory lane. I remember the surf... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2018
dbenavid
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Corpus Christi, Texas
Surf Mecca

The surf museum is the real deal. Classic boards on display showing the history of surfing the... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2017
John D
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“movie posters” (3 reviews)
“walk around” (3 reviews)
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309 N Water St Ste A, Corpus Christi, TX 78401-2570
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

Having grown up in Hawaii and a surfer, it was a nice trip down memory lane. I remember the surf movie endless summer and those memories associated.

Thank dbenavid
Reviewed 2 December 2017

The surf museum is the real deal. Classic boards on display showing the history of surfing the south coast. Really good energy in here. The people are cool, surfers, and its right next door to the executive surf club. Check out the yoga class on...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Nice little museum but a little more effort in enhancing the number of displays would be nice. If you are into surfing this place if for you. I enjoyed the stories behind the pictures and the boards but was left wishing there was more to...More

Thank DAN S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Next to a great little seafood restaurant, Executive Surf Club (dog friendly patio), this free donation based museum is a great stop. Interesting exhibits and a couple short videos, just walk around and enjoy.

Thank Lgibeaut
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

I don't know much about surfing but it was interesting to find out that there's a history of surfing on the Texas Gulf Coast. If you know more about surfing you'll probably love it. Admission is free, so if you're in the area, stop in.

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Stopped by on a whim while killing time on the waterfront. It's free (although giving a donation is nice of visitors) and actually interesting if you have any kind of reaction to surfing or beachiness in general. The various boards that show the evolution of...More

Thank Traci A
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Attended a private dinner for 30 at the Surf Museum. Great food and a great space for a small gathering. Unique and has some great history on the walls!

Thank Natalie V
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The museum is rather small but I'm not a surfer so it may be of interest to surfers. If you're in the area you may want to go but I certainly wouldn't travel too far to go.

Thank imoldprof
Reviewed 16 May 2017

As an old surfer from S. California, i really enjoyed the surf museum. The evolution of boards, from the long board to radicle "sticks", back to the long board and now a variety depending on where you surf. The surf museum captures it all.

Thank Bill F
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Very neat place to get out of the sun, learn some interesting things about history of surfing. You can also buy some cd's of local artists / americana music. Then be sure to head over next door to the surf club for good food, drinks...More

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