Corpus Christi Museum of Science & History


Star Wars Day at the Museum

May 20, 2017

Star Wars comes to life in the Coastal Bend!

Visit a galaxy far, far away as we welcome the Central TX Squad, Star Garrison of the 501st Legion & Rebel Legion to the museum. 


Public Event: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Visit the museum for a fun filled day when Star Wars characters take over the museum. See props and scenes based on the movies and get your photo taken with your favorite characters from a galaxy far, far away. Kids 12 and under, enter our Star Wars costume contest for a cool prize. Contest to take place at 11:00 am.

There will also be educational activities, face painting, science shows, and more!

Food trucks will be available in the plaza to purchase lunch. Including Koastal Kona Ice, Taco Bar Street, The Good Frank, The Mix Grill, and Rita’s Italian Ice.

Cost: General Admission ($10.95 adults, $8.95 children), Free for museum members

(Characters available from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm)

Location: Corpus Christi Museum of Science & History at 1900 N. Chaparral St.



Star Wars VIP Night: 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Cost: $15 for museum members, $25 for non-members

VIP TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT. No tickets will be sold at the door.


  • VIP access to the characters
  • Props and scenes based on the movies
  • Exclusive giveaways for each ticketed guest
  • Door prizes throughout the evening
  • Silent auction (including autographed photos from Star Wars actors)
  • Costume contest (kids 12 yrs and under)
  • Food
  • A special screening of a Star Wars movie
  • And more!

Location: Corpus Christi Museum of Science & History at 1900 N. Chaparral St.



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