Oso Bay Wetlands Preserve & Learning Center, Corpus Christi

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#19 of 25 in Parks in Corpus Christi
The Oso Bay Wetlands Preserve and Learning Center is a nature sanctuary dedicated to further knowledge of the flora and fauna of South Texas and to safeguard a piece of our coastal ecosystem.

The Preserve has approximately 2 miles of hiking trails and several unique wildlife viewing overlooks throughout the preserve and in a variety of habitats.

The Learning Center houses an exhibit hall showcasing natural wonders of our region, plus a multipurpose room where classes are held and speakers share their wisdom.

Hours of operation for our Learning Center are Monday through Saturday, 8:00am to 5:00pm. The Learning Center parking lot is open on those days from 7:30am to 7:00pm. Parking is available on North Oso Parkway after 7pm.

Trails are open from dawn to dusk.
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  • Our two granddaughters attended a childrens program that taught them about the various types of ants. The staff was very knowledgeable and it was fun to watch the kiddos participating in the various a...  more »
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  • Great place for family fun! They recently added some shade structures which helps ALOT with little ones out in the sun. The indoor area is also a great way to cool off and they have well kept restroom facilities. Always a good time!
  • This place is beautiful. Even prettier in the spring. Nice trail to enjoy alone, with kiddos, or fur babies. And if you're lucky, you'll even see some fawn.

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