USS LEXINGTONAttractions » Museums2914 N Shoreline Blvd, 78403View siteA major player in naval warfare, the carrier USS LEXINGTON was decommissioned from service in 1991 and now functions as a floating museum. Docked in Corpus Christi Bay, the ship rests just off the shoreline of downtown Corpus Christi, Texas. Relying solely on donations and grants from the public, the museum offers tours, special celebrations and a youth program. Setting more naval aviation records than all other Essex Class carriers, the USS LEXINGTON serves as a focal point for education about our nationï¿½s participation in World War II. Exhibits in the museum include a flight simulator, a theatre that captures the excitement of flight on the big screen and virtual battle stations that recreate the Lexingtonï¿½s role during the war in the Pacific. A shipï¿½s store for purchasing souvenirs, and a cafï¿½ for light snacks are available onboard. Open daily except for Christmas and Thanksgiving, admission costs $13.95 for adults, $11.95 for seniors and military and $8.95 for children ages 4 to 12.
Texas State AquariumAttractions » Zoos & Aquariums2710 N Shoreline Blvd, 78402The Texas State Aquarium has indoor and outdoor exhibits that the entire family will be able to appreciate. It is located at 2710 North Shoreline Blvd. in Corpus Christi, Texas. You can visit dolphins and sea turtles. There are touch pools inside of the aquarium that allow you to interact with pencil urchins and hermit crabs or you can touch sting rays and more in a large outdoor touch pool exhibit. You can even see otters and an alligator at the Texas State Aquarium. If you are looking for a place to have some fun, you can enjoy playing in the splash park or dig for fossils at this unique aquarium too. There is also a good food court and gift shop. Admission is $16.95 for adults and $11.95 for children. Anyone under two can get in free.
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