Texas State Aquarium Announces Holiday Hours and Programming

November 28, 2022

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The Texas State Aquarium (TSA) has announced special holiday hours and programming during the upcoming Holiday season.

On Monday, November 21, and Tuesday, November 22, the Aquarium will be open during normal business hours from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. On Wednesday, November 23, TSA will be closing early and will be open from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. The Aquarium will be closed on Thursday, November 24 (Thanksgiving Day) and will reopen on Friday, November 25, from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

The Aquarium also announced the dates for its annual maintenance week and will be closed for five days starting Monday, November 28, through Friday, December 2.

During this holiday season, the Aquarium will bring back special experiences to delight guests, including a Christmas favorite 4-D movie and scuba diving St. Nick – both included with admission or membership.

Beginning Friday, November 25th, the Whataburger 4-Dimension Theater will be showing “THE POLAR EXPRESS™ 4-D Experience®”, which will run until January 2, 2023. This immersive experience includes snow, wind, and scents to spread the holiday spirit.

Beginning Saturday, December 10, through December 23, Scuba St. Nick and his elf will dive into the H-E-B Caribbean Sea exhibit for a unique encounter and festive photo opportunity with guests. Scuba St. Nick will dive daily at 2:00 p.m.

The Aquarium will be open on December 24 (Christmas Eve) from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and closed on December 25 (Christmas Day).

The Aquarium will remain open during normal business hours for New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.

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Credit: Texas State Aquarium


The Texas State Aquarium (TSA), the Official Aquarium of the State of Texas, is a private, not-for-profit 501(c)(3) institution that is fully accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Its mission is to engage people with animals, inspire appreciation for our seas and support wildlife conservation. TSA, the largest Aquarium in Texas, cares for over 4,000 animals and has been named the #5 Aquarium in North America by USA Today. Learn more at texasstateaquarium.org


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