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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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11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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lots of Asian culture on display

Off of Shoreline Drive this place is worth a short visit to enjoy some of the culture. It is usually not that busy and you might get an escorted and personal tour.

3 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
brentrourk
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Corpus Christi, Texas
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Corpus Christi, Texas
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34 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Off of Shoreline Drive this place is worth a short visit to enjoy some of the culture. It is usually not that busy and you might get an escorted and personal tour.

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Mount Juliet, Tennessee
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149 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

Museum is small but nicely done with various exhibits and a small store. The only way they will grow is if people stop here and it is near several other attractions.

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Houston, Texas
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34 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

We checked the website before we went. The museum was scheduled to be open. The door even showed a sign, "OPEN." Nevertheless, the door was locked. We knocked repeatedly - no reaction. This happened on Wed 30 Dec., 12:30. A disgusting experience!

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Thank mbshu
Wilkes Barre
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51 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

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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Thank Thomas W
Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
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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Thank Chantal C
Corpus Christi, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
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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Thank Darin J
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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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Thank christiancleaning
San Antonio, Texas
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24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
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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3 Thank Kiss C
Corpus Christi, Texas
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39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
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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