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A nice place to view entertainment and shop at craft tables.

I went here to see a Christmas show. The entertainment was excellent and the are was certainly big... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Corpus Christi, Texas
Beautifu Historic Homes Here

This Park is well thought out and I love the collection of historic homes that were moved here... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
john b
Corpus Christi, Texas
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Historical area of beautifully restored homes of Corpus Christi's founders.
1581 N Chaparral St, Corpus Christi, TX 78401-1105
+1 361-826-3410
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 December 2003

The Corpus Christi heritage park was a wonderful place to visit. The houses give you the warm feeling of the old days. The heritage park gives you the idea of what houses in C.C use to be like in the past and it would be...More

10  Thank Camper36836
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 29 December 2013

My husband and I live in Corpus Christi and this is one of our favorite places to stroll through on a nice Sunday afternoon. The older homes are beautiful and the area is quite peaceful unless there is a special event going on, yet as...More

3  Thank Karen K
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

That is when we usually go except the Jazz Festival has gotten so crowded it takes a lot of effort going down there to see music.

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 29 June 2018

My husband and I went to Heritage Park & Cultural Center on a Monday morning. The 12 homes are an easy walk from the bayfront and downtown. The exterior of the old homes were beautiful but some of the homes need some repairs soon. We...More

Thank M J
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

This is literally a few old houses that have been moved and grouped together so you can walk around the outsides. They’re not open to the public and not in a great state of repair. Some interesting historical context is provided but you can see...More

Thank RdeSilva
Reviewed 20 April 2018

12 restored Victorian era homes to view. Easy walking and plaques with descriptions by each building. Most are not open to the public. There are benches for seating and a small rose garden. It is an easy walk from the waterfront. In one of the...More

1  Thank ehbluzerne
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Located on Chaparral Street, on a historic site, is a collection of twelve beautifully restored Corpus Christi homes. Each of these architecturally different buildings is full of history providing visitors with a historic back-drop of the early community residents of Corpus Christi. Outside each house...More

1  Thank charles s
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I went here to see a Christmas show. The entertainment was excellent and the are was certainly big enough for the people to see. there were tables with crafts and snacks and drinks for sale too. The area was clean. There was free parking very...More

Thank rayfromcorpus
Reviewed 25 November 2017

A really nice, peaceful place to get away and see fully restored houses from the turn of the century.

Thank Coldeternal
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Of course, I would consider this excellent. For me, it is a quick drive through the past. I grew up in CC in the 40's & 50's & all I had to do was cruise through a few blocks of preserved houses & other structures,...More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This Park is well thought out and I love the collection of historic homes that were moved here. Each home is a cultural museum with the exception of the Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce, This is a great place to come for taking family photos....More

Thank john b
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Was not sure what to expect. But found twelve older homes that need much exterior repair. And a look through some of the windows found the interior in even greater need. Grounds were not manicured. Not sure what the draw is. Can spend about an...More

Thank Doug G
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