Quinta Mazatlan

McAllen, TX

Where are we going?

Quinta Mazatlan
600 Sunset Drive
McAllen
TX
78503

956 681 3370

What is there to do?

Quinta Mazatlan is a historical abode mansion which has an aim to enrich people's lives by sharing their love and knowledge of birds, plants and the environment with families just like yours who just love nature!

Wander around the art gallery which features a fascinating new exhibit every few months, whose themes focus on nature related topics such as tropical birds to the beautiful landscapes.  These are open all year round and are included in the admission!

For those wanting to basking in the beautiful Texan sun, you can enjoy their themed gardens, programs and trails where you can learn about all the lovely plants around you, and even create your own little slice of history!

Kids - this area is just for you!  The Discovery Center features a super fun outdoor play area which incorporates natural elements so you can literally play in nature.  There is green space for your creative play, and large windows that let the natural light in, as well as green techniques to preserve the quality of the building so you know your playing is safe for the environment! Perhaps you can imagine yourself to be a brave zoo keeper, or a wild explorer! 

There are a host of tours and programs throughout the year that you can enjoy, such as the Bird And Nature Walk, and even help celebrate Earth Day with them! 

Especially for the kids are youth education programs like Buckets of Fun, for 2-5 year olds where they can explore fun elements of nature using simple tools like a bucket and a song, or fun school science programs suitable for all grades. 

A fun, nature filled day! 

How much does it cost?

Adults: $3

Children: $2 (Under 12)

Discount: Seniors $4

Free Under: 4

LAST UPDATED 2014

When can we go?

Tuesday to Saturday, 8am to 5pm and Thursday nights until dark.

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Any top tips?

Try looking up their programs first and time a visit for a special day, you and the kids can pick up an incredible range of information from their guest speaker sessions.

Prices seem to vary depending on whats on.

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