King Ranch Texas Map
Your journey begins in the historical Santa Gertrudis Creek where Captain King very first camped in 1852.
Come see King Ranch Quarter Horses, Santa Gertrudis breed of cattle, our resident Longhorn herd and an abundance of wildlife on King Ranch. See South Texas brush clearing gear, conceived and created on King Ranch to obvious mesquite and huisache from pastures, plus the Calera Pens and Camphouse, where at roundup time the cattle tend to be vaccinated, labeled and tagged.
During your trip, your guide will show you a brief history and also the modern workings associated with the farm. You’ll get the opportunity to start to see the Auction Arena, the horse cemetery, while the Colony—the home for the Kineños or King’s men. You certainly will pass historic structures offering Mrs. King’s carriage house, the Commissary along with its search tower, and the grand home-built in 1912 by Captain King’s widow, Henrietta.
Duration of Tours: 1.5 hours.
Everyday Tour Schedule:
Monday – Saturday: 10 am, noon, and 2 pm
Sunday: 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm
Brand new Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Xmas Day.
Seating comes on a first-come, first-served foundation and that can be booked on line ahead of time. Please be aware that private cars aren't permitted on King Ranch tours. Just solution creatures tend to be permitted on tours. King Ranch Visitor Center available 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday and Noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday.
Everyday Ranch Tour 2017 Ticket Costs:
$20 + taxation for Adults
$15 + tax for Seniors (ages 65+), Military, and Students