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Very interesting and very informative modern was to learn about our world

The Center has a beautifull and educational exibit centering on the Rockport area Aransas/Mission... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2017
cuss0558
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Lawton, Oklahoma
Great little place with educational short seminars

We really enjoyed this center. It had super nice folks and the live seminars on how our atmosphere... read more

Reviewed June 30, 2017
P-Murphs
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121 Seabreeze Dr., Rockport, TX 78382
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Reviewed August 4, 2018

This place was knocked down by Hurricane Harvey. There are no plans to fix or reopen at this time. It you want to see the Parks Office for something, go to the pool or go to Laurel St. where the offices are.

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Reviewed September 25, 2017

The Center has a beautifull and educational exibit centering on the Rockport area Aransas/Mission Estuary. Especially interesting is the presentation givin daily using the hanging globe. I would recommend anyone at any age to visit this wonderfull learning center.

Thank cuss0558
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

It's free to walk through the education center so why not! The coolest thing for us was the huge sphere in the little auditorium where they have regular lectures at 2:00 Tuesday - Saturday. They project their educational film on the sphere and it was...More

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Reviewed June 30, 2017

We really enjoyed this center. It had super nice folks and the live seminars on how our atmosphere is affected by certain things was super interesting.

Thank P-Murphs
Reviewed April 2, 2017

Easily accessible science with a great presentation. Wonderful volunteers. COLD A/C which is a great break from the summer sun or winter cold.

1  Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

Not sure if the regular person was unavailable?? It is free so we didn't expect too much but it was painful to watch. The lady talking was very unprepared and couldn't work the projector. We had out of town company with us but we had...More

Thank Sheila G
Reviewed February 12, 2017

Went for the 2 p.m. presentation on sphere...very good...though persons accent (Cuban?) a bit hard to understand. Good content...nice setting. Displays average.

1  Thank EskimoInuit
Reviewed December 14, 2016

They had a great staff and an equally great "seated" presentation of our planet that you won't find elsewhere. The rest of the center has great presentations of the local waters, plants and wildlife. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Ft_Worth_Tx_Paul
Reviewed October 13, 2016

This opportunity might have been missed, were it not for the recommendation of Pete Walker, the Docent at the nearby Maritime Museum. There is a very interesting 3D holographic presentation of the Earth and the various weather systems and their influence on Global Climate. This...More

1  Thank ClaudeS962
Reviewed June 13, 2016

Kids and I visited last Thursday and were in awe of the world exhibit and the presentation on El Nino/La Nina. Hands on exhibit is a great way to get kids interested in science.

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