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Asian Cultures Museum & Educational Center

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Address: 1809 N. Chaparral St, Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Phone Number: 361/881-8827
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Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Asian Cultures Museum

We were pleasantly surprised at the beautiful treasures in the exhibit areas. The manager was very helpful and informative. He makes the most beautiful masks that are for sale... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 7, 2014
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San Antonio, Texas
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Wilkes Barre
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We were surprised when we saw this museum on Trip Advisor ... so we made sure that we visited. They get an A for effort, but that's about it. Very limited exhibits ..

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Dallas, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Poorly funded, unfortunately, but still a nice place to visit on your way out of town. Not sure about cost, but I know it's not free.

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

It is a small museum with only a few exhibits. What they have is well laid out and well kept. Good for an hour and after you can visit the other museums in the area that have a more to keep you occupied.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Very interesting. We love Asian culture. Beautiful pieces. We wish we had some of them in our collection.

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We were pleasantly surprised at the beautiful treasures in the exhibit areas. The manager was very helpful and informative. He makes the most beautiful masks that are for sale at the gift shop.

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Staff is friendly and seem to enjoy educating people about asian culture. Which I love since that's the reason I went there. They have very beautiful displays and authentic asian stuff in their gift shop. WILL BE BACK.

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

Great place to take ur family and friends and love seeing my family enjoying their time at the Museum, learing and at the same time enjoying family time

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

This little museum is pretty interesting, but the displays need some work and organization. Perhaps that has been taken care of. It has been nearly a year since we attended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

We went to this place after we left the visitors center. The lady at the front desk was so very sweet. They don't do guided tours but she walked us through a few of the pieces they had there and gave us a brief history of the museum and then she left us to ourselves. It's was a nice place.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2011

we wondered the city looking for things to do and happened upon this location. surprising amount of interesting exhibits. very enjoyable.

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Additional Information about Asian Cultures Museum & Educational Center

Address: 1809 N. Chaparral St, Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Phone Number: 361/881-8827
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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