The Museum of the Coastal Bend showcases the rich multi-cultural heritage of the mid-coastal region of Texas. Exhibits include The La Salle Odyssey which tells the story of the first European settlement in Texas- the French Fort St. Louis, and the French ship La Belle's archeological excavation in Matagorda Bay. The exhibit also includes seven of the eight cannons brought to Texas by French explorer La Salle.
Open Tue - Sat, 10 a. m. - 4 p. m. G8Admission Adult $3. 50, Senior Citizen $2. 50, Students (Accompanied by an Adult), 4 yrs. to 8th Grade $2.00, Children (Under 4 yrs.) Free