What to do in Port Aransas, TX

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Port Aransas Attractions

It's little wonder so many vacationers keep coming back to Port Aransas each year. This delightful city is full of awesome things to do. Whether you enjoy sightseeing or attempting more adventurous activities, you'll never have a boring moment here.

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What to do in Port Aransas

Free Things to Do in Port Aransas

Leave your purse in the hotel room. It's possible to have a ball in Port Aransas without spending a cent.

Port Aransas Museum - Speak to the staff or curator and learn more about the special collections held here.

University of Texas Marine Science Institute - Be wowed by the innovation and design of this impressive example of modernistic architecture.

Horace Caldwell Pier - Speak to a few locals and find out why many tourists stop to visit this place.

Port Aransas Beach - Enjoy a stroll by the water's edge and perhaps even dip a toe in.

Port Aransas Birding Center - If you're into working in your garden, this attraction will fascinate your green thumb.

Things to Do in Port Aransas with Kids

Port Aransas has loads of close by fun things to do for you and the kids. Our family friendly experiences will keep the crew entertained for days.


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Frequently asked questions

What can you do in Port Aransas for free?
You could store your cash in the hotel safe for the day, because these cool attractions won’t cost you a cent:

  • Port Aransas Beach
  • Mustang Island Beach
  • Horace Caldwell Pier
  • JP Luby Surf Park

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