Tours & Events

University of Texas Marine Science Institute Port Aransas, TX

  • Estuary Explorium has hands on exhibits and is open to the public. 
  • See current public programs offered here

Wetlands Education Center in Port Aransas, TX

  • The Wetlands Education Center is open to the general public at all times.
  • Guided tours are available Tuesday and Thursday at 10 am. Participants meet at the University of Texas Marine Science Marine Science Education Center.
  • Groups over ten visitors that would like a guided tour of the Wetlands Education Center should set up a private tour.

Bay Education Center in Rockport, TX


Visitors learn about the importance of estuaries while on a tour of the Wetlands Education Center.

A student explores the exhibits at the Bay Education Center.