Holiday at the Museum

Celebrate at the museum with holiday themed science and history!
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Holiday at the Museum

Little Learners Hour – Dinosaurs

Discover the exciting world of dinosaurs with your little one at the Museum!
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Little Learners Hour – Dinosaurs

Home School Day – Aeronautics

Cruise on over to the museum to learn the science of flight and aerodynamics!
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Home School Day – Aeronautics

Girl Scout STEM Journey – Mechanical Engineering

Earn your custom museum-made badge as you learn about the mechanical engineering design process!
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Girl Scout STEM Journey – Mechanical Engineering

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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.