Discover the 5 sea turtle species found here and find out how you might see one.
Keep informed about park news and events.
Photos & Multimedia
Browse photos and videos of Padre Island.
History & Culture
Find out about the people who have visited and used this land over the last thousand years.
Learn about the island's plant and animal life, ecosystems, and other natural features.
Bring your students to the beach or bring the beach to your classroom.
Find activities for kids and youth to do at home and during your visit to Padre Island.
Learn more about our staff, laws and policies, fire management, and your dollars at work.
The bookstore at the Malaquite Visitor Center carries a variety of books and other merchandise.