Interpretive programs

Ranger Programs
(September 1st - 30th, 2016)**

Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Deck Talk 1:00 p.m. X X
Beach Walk 11:00 a.m. X
Arts in the Park 11:00 a.m. X
Junior Ranger Program All Day X X X X X X X

**All programs are subject to change. Please call the Malaquite Visitor Center for more information at: (361) 949-8068

Program Program Descriptions
Deck Talk Join a ranger for an informal 30-45 minute talk on various aspects of the island's natural and cultural history, and learn about fascinating items that have been found on Padre Island's coastline. Meet at Malaquite Visitor Center.
Beach Walk Join a ranger for a leisurely 45-60 minute walk to learn what makes Padre Island National Seashore a special and important place. Bring a hat or other items appropriate for the weather. This light stroll is suitable for all ages. Meet at Malaquite Visitor Center.
Arts in the Park Explore your park through art during this 60-minute introduction to watercolor painting. All materials are provided, but space is limited. Meet at the Malaquite Visitor Center Auditorium.
Junior Ranger Program This is a self-paced program for individuals usually ranging from ages 5-12, but anyone is welcome to participate. Upon completion of the booklet, each participant is awarded an official Junior Ranger badge and certificate. Program booklets and pencils are available at Malaquite Visitor Center.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 181300
Corpus Christi, TX 78480


(361) 949-8068
This is the primary phone number for the Malaquite Visitor Center at Padre Island National Seashore.

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