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“Excellent for weekday lunch”

The Art Center of Corpus Christi
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: The Art Center of Corpus Christi has been nurturing South Texas artists since 1972. The Art Center galleries feature a wide variety of local and regional artists. All art is for sale. Meet the artists at monthly receptions (check Facebook and website for dates). The Art Center's scenic location on the seawall overlooking the marina makes it a popular wedding destination. Popular activities: - Free Family Art Time - drop in make and take activity Saturdays 10-4 and Wednesdays during Farmers Market 5-7:30 pm. - Local Farmers Market EVERY Wednesday 5-8 pm. - Citrus Bistro is open for lunch every day with delicious soups, quiches, salads and daily specials like Fish Tacos, King Ranch Chicken, Chicken Pot Pie and more. - Shopping at Studio C Gallery for fine gifts The Art Center is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Activities for older children, Activities for young children, Food available for purchase
Reviewed September 4, 2013

The menu at the Art Center is perfectly suited for lunch while visiting or working downtown. The food is very tasty and you won't need a nap to sleep it off when you return to your work or to the office. The trio salad is a favorite and they always have lunch specials.

1  Thank William B W
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Reviewed August 12, 2013

Kids took a two hour art class while we were in Corpus. Very nice place, something fun for them to do inside! Would go back

1  Thank Keri S
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Reviewed July 31, 2013

We loved stopping by this cute gallery, across from the marina. The facility is really nice. They also offer art classes to the public. I would have taken one if they fit in my vacation schedule. There are about six rooms full of paintings, sculptures, and pottery. There is a wide variety of subjects and medias. All of the paintings are for sale. Some of them are even affordable. There is also a little cafe in the back of the gallery. Oh, the admission was free!

1  Thank Sarah H
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Reviewed July 29, 2013

Take a class, go to an art show or attend an event. Great place to rent at night for a party. Terrific art, amazing restaurant on site. Directly across the street from CC Bay so there's a great view of the water.

Thank RozJF
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Reviewed June 15, 2013

The art center shown some interesting work by local artist. We enjoyed the gift shop. They were also having a family art day that we enjoyed. The only challenge was the restaurant was closed on the weekends and our children were starving so we had to cut the visit short.

Thank roadtripperTexas
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