H-E-B Splash Park & Owen’s Paleo Park


Hours of Operation

Labor Day, September 1

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

September 2 – September 28 (Friday, Saturday, and Sunday only)

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

H-E-B Splash Park is the first zero-depth wetscape water play area in the Coastal Bend! This marine-themed park features state-of-the-art water spray jets, interactive water features, water cannons, and more.

Owen’s Paleo Park is a fossil dig site that allows guests to unearth fossilized remains of animals, such as the Giant ground sloth, and the Saber-Toothed cat that roamed the Coastal Bend 13,000 years ago.

What to Bring:

  • Sunscreen
  • Towel
  • Water shoes if desired (no street shoes allowed on splash pad)
  • Appropriate swimwear required

Changing rooms are available, and we also have lockers available for rent. Lockers are $2 for the day, with a $5 refundable deposit. Lockers can be rented at the Guest Services Desk in the Lobby.

There is no extra fee to enter the Splash Park; it is included in the Aquarium admission price. No outside food or drink allowed.