Home School Day – Little Art on the Prairie

Try your hand at art expressions popularized on the American frontier!
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Home School Day – Little Art on the Prairie

Super Science Saturday

Discover dinosaurs, DNA, rocks and minerals, engineering, and more!
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Super Science Saturday

Camp Preview Day

Come and see what summer camp at the museum is all about!
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Camp Preview Day

Little Learners Hour – Rocks

Join us with your little one to find out why geology rocks!
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Little Learners Hour – Rocks

Home School Day – Dig Deep

Can you dig it? There's a lost world beneath us waiting to be discovered!
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Home School Day – Dig Deep

Eggstravaganza 2017

Celebrate Eggstravaganza and hop from station to station to collect eggs and prizes!
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Eggstravaganza 2017

Event Space

Weddings, Birthday Parties, After-Hours +

Educational Programs

Explore the world you live in! +

Permanent Exhibit

Old-time Travel +

Kids Zone

Let their imaginations run wild +

Hands On Classroom

Scientists in the making +
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The city's record high temperature is 109 °F (43 °C) on September 5, 2000.

Corpus Christi was founded as a trading post in 1839 by Colonel Henry L. Kinney.

The King Ranch is one of the largest and oldest working cattle and horse ranches in the world.

Port Corpus Christi is one of the nation's largest ports.

Corpus Christi covers 460.2 square miles, of which 154.6 are land and 305.6 are water.

Corpus Christi's soil base is mostly sand & clay.

There are at least 33 species of shark in the Gulf of Mexico.

Padre Island National Seashore has more than 350 kinds of birds, and many small animals, reptiles and varied marine life are found.