Lawrence St T-Head

Corpus Christi

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1. L Head

0.21 MILES

This is the least exciting of the three main piers for visitors, but the views back towards downtown are nice.

2. Peoples St T-Head

0.22 MILES

The busy fleet of shipping boats that dock here, along with the various restaurants and activities that have set up shop on the jetty, make this the most…

3. Selena Memorial & Statue

0.26 MILES

The life-sized statue of late Tejano singer Selena Quintanilla-Perez (1971–95) still draws an estimated 30,000 well-wishers every year more than two…

4. Texas Surf Museum

0.33 MILES

Once a small display area tucked inside Surf Club Records, this museum has now taken over completely with a range of displays on the history of surfing in…

5. K Space Contemporary

0.45 MILES

This small space hosts contemporary-art exhibitions, which rotate every four to six weeks, with a penchant for emerging artists. The often-provocative…

6. Heritage Park

0.98 MILES

Originally a neighborhood of old homes, Heritage Park has morphed into a theme park of old homes. A dozen Corpus houses, from humble to grand and dating…

7. Museum of Asian Cultures

1.16 MILES

This small but well-curated museum is worth a look if you have an interest in art from across South and Southeast Asia, but particularly from Japan. There…

8. Art Museum of South Texas

1.21 MILES

Enjoying a spectacular seafront setting, across from the Museum of Science & History, this modern museum focuses on changing exhibitions of contemporary…