We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Mirador del Flor / Selena's Seawall Statue

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Corpus Christi, TX

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 152 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 68
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Realistic Tribute to a Local Legend

This touching memorial to a much-beloved, award-winning Téjano pop singer, Selena Quintanilla, murdered at age 23, is on North Shoreline Boulevard. It’s at the entrance to the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 December 2016
mainemountainbear
,
Portland, Maine
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

152 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 141: English reviews
Guntersville, Alabama
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

selenas seawall is omg!!!!! so breath taking, beautful handpainted tiles from local children, perfect, peaceful place

Helpful?
Thank k8tbug7
Portland, Maine
Level Contributor
472 reviews
293 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 442 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

This touching memorial to a much-beloved, award-winning Téjano pop singer, Selena Quintanilla, murdered at age 23, is on North Shoreline Boulevard. It’s at the entrance to the 600-slip Corpus Christi Marina and a T-Head. Free parking is nearby. The life-sized, 5’8” bronze statue is sheltered under a gazebo. Selena looks seaward, her right leg raised and a microphone held in... More 

Helpful?
Thank mainemountainbear
TX
Level Contributor
83 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

didn't get to look much due to rain so can't really say much. Will probably look again on another trip

Helpful?
Thank David D
El Paso, Texas
Level Contributor
13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

This memorial captures Selena's essence and legacy. It's a shame that people don't respect the area. Its beauty and view of the marina captures Selena's big dreams and accomplishments, and matches the beauty that was recognized around the world.

Helpful?
Thank Diana V
La Crosse, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

The structure holds the memorial to Selena and sits on the seawall. Quite the tribute to someone that was loved internationally.

Helpful?
Thank Daniel P
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

The Statue is on the seawall and the parking is free. Great place for pictures. When in Corpus its a must see and walk place. There are a lot of restaurants to pick from.

Helpful?
Thank LilyHouston
Corpus Christi, Texas
Level Contributor
54 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

This Shrine to Selena if a must see for all Selena fans and anyone who visits Corpus Christi. The statue is life sized and an excellent likeness of the queen of Tejano. This is a great place for a photo op and is always occupied by people. This is located along the seawall by the entrance to the T head... More 

Helpful?
Thank john b
G-Patch, Texas
Level Contributor
458 reviews
196 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

I was so disappointed in the monument on the seawall of Selena. The white rose was beautiful, but the statue didn't look anything like her. The sentiment is great-- a tribute to a local Corpus girl who made it to the top where not many women succeed, but I was disappointed in the overall execution of the monument as a... More 

Helpful?
Thank P5_Crazy_Train
Katy, Texas
Level Contributor
12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

No matter how many times I visit Corpus Christi I will always stop and visit this statue. This place is more than just a statue. Is a way of remembering the young life that impacted the Latino community. Selena will forever be remembered!! Do know that the location is gorgeous with many surrounding restaurants and bars. Or if you just... More 

Helpful?
Thank GomezO2014
Texas
Level Contributor
51 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

This monument normally has several people around it at any given time. It is right along the seawall so a lot of people pass along. It is a nice monument that has information that is played over recording in both English and Spanish. Some people like the monument and some don't but either way as you are cruising the seawall... More 

Helpful?
Thank chips021

Travellers who viewed Mirador del Flor / Selena's Seawall Statue also viewed

Corpus Christi, Texas Gulf Coast
Corpus Christi, Texas Gulf Coast
 
Corpus Christi, Texas Gulf Coast
Corpus Christi, Texas Gulf Coast
 

Been to Mirador del Flor / Selena's Seawall Statue? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Mirador del Flor / Selena's Seawall Statue and other visitors
6 questions
Ask a question
Mississauga
10 months ago

See all questions (6)

Questions? Get answers from Mirador del Flor / Selena's Seawall Statue staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?