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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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Good Non-Major Town Art Museum

Great way to spend two to three hours on a hot afternoon. The Outwin 2016 Portraiture Exhibit was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Charles B
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Harrisonburg
The art is what you make of it - mostly modern

While the museum is nice, it is probably not something the children will enjoy. It is not... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Richard M
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Abilene, Texas
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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.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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1902 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78401-1138
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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 6 days ago

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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum has several great exhibits there right now!!!! Dorothy Hood, Julian Onderdonk and the fantastic touring exhibit that is from the National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian in D.C.) We drove from Dallas and had a great time along the way, stopping at all of the...More

Thank oceanmomma_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Company sponsored dinner and dancing held here. Very nice and roomy for moving around and the food was good.

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 27 February 2017

A patron at a local store suggested we stop by this museum and we are glad we did, what a pleasant surprise.

Thank Jacquie G
Reviewed 2 February 2017

As an artist, I make it a point, whenever possible to visit art museums and local art galleries wherever we go. This museum was a huge disappointment. PROS: cool entrance, and a few pieces from major artists CONS: almost everything else. Local art was questionable....More

Thank muralpainter37
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Good collection, periodic special exhibits, ADA accessible, good views and great fun for all ages. Study planned exhibits beforehand to get max benefit.

Thank mclaustin
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We just saw the Dorothy Hood retrospective (sadly it has closed). The curation and hanging of the many, many pieces was pretty world class. Although our first time here, this museum showed their 'art chops' with the Hood show. Excellent. Nice cafe. Many galleries overlook...More

Thank liz77006
Reviewed 15 December 2016

At the cul-de-sac of North Shoreline Boulevard was the Art Museum of South Texas. It was easy to find right next door to the American Bank Center Convention Center. Adult admission was $8. The most intriguing exhibits were the Spanish Colonial Gallery and the Dorothy...More

Thank mainemountainbear
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