South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center

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  • Address: 6801, Padre Boulevard, South Padre Island, TX 78597, 78597, United States
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  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-9567616801
  • Ticket Price: 5 USD
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Educational Site, Broadway, Family And Kids, Sports And Recreation, Outdoors

South Padre Island is one of the leading birding hotspots in South Texas, and visitors hoping to witness extensive views of the island’s rich wetland habitats will be in for a treat on visiting the South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center. The South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center is a non-profit organization created by the Economic Development Corporation of the Town of South Padre Island.

It is one of the nine World Birding Center sites located within the lower of Rio Grande Valley, and aims to provide excellent and rare birding opportunities along with interpretive tours of their site and educational opportunities to learn about birds and birding on South Padre Island.

The center has over 3300 linear feet of boardwalk, 5 blinds, a five storey observation tower with spectacular views of Laguna Madre, beaches and dunes of South Padre Island, the Gulf of Mexico and the South Padre Island skyline, a short educational documentary showing the wildlife of South Padre Island, and a gift shop.

Birds such as the black bellied whistling duck, the black skimmer, brown pelican, clapper rail, great egret and a whole host of many others can be seen at the center.

Entrance Ticket Details For South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center

  • $5 for adults.
  • One can purchase a weekly, 3 monthly or an annual pass.
  • The boardwalks are open with a weekly, monthly or annual pass. Guests can purchase passes daily 9am-5pm.
  • $4 for students 13-18 years and seniors 55 years+,  $2 for children 4-12 years, Under 4 years= free with paid adult.

South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center Hours

  • The visitor’s center is closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas, but the boardwalks are open as usual.

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  • South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center Address: 6801, Padre Boulevard, South Padre Island, TX 78597, 78597, United States
  • South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center Contact Number: +1-9567616801
  • South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center Timing: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center Price: 5 USD
  • Best time to visit South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center(preferred time): 12:00 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 73.71% of people who visit South Padre Island include South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center in their plan

  • 76.25% of people start their South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center

Wednesday, Friday and Sunday

78.21% of people prefer walking in order to reach South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center

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