Museums of Port Isabel

317 E. Railroad Ave.
Port Isabel, TX 78578- Map It
Phone: (956) 943-7602

AAA Editor Notes

Museums of Port Isabel is at 317 E. Railroad Ave. at jct. Tarnava St. The complex is comprised of three sites within walking distance of one another, including the Port Isabel Historical Museum, the 1852 Port Isabel Lighthouse and the Treasures of the Gulf Museum. Each site depicts various aspects of the history of Port Isabel. Note: Children under 38 inches tall and under age 4 are not permitted to climb the lighthouse.
Each site $4; $3 (ages 55+); $2 (ages 5-17 and students with ID). Combination ticket for all three sites $9; $7 (ages 55+); $4 (ages 5-17 and students with ID).
Hours: Port Isabel Lighthouse Sun.-Thurs. 9-6, Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-7, June 1-Labor Day; daily 9-5, rest of year. Last admission to lighthouse 30 minutes before closing. Keeper’s cottage Mon.-Fri. 9-5, Sat. 10-4. Port Isabel Historical Museum and Treasures of the Gulf Museum Tues.-Sat. 10-4; closed major holidays. Allow 1 hour minimum.