Visit Quinta Mazatlan
McAllen Wing of the World Birding Center
600 Sunset Drive
McAllen, TX 78503
Hours Open to the Public
Tuesday to Saturday 8 am to 5 pm
Open Thursday Nights until Dark
Free admission to members and children ages 4 years & under.
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About Quinta Mazatlan
Quinta Mazatlan is a historic adobe mansion complete with an art gallery, exhibits about nature, a gift shop, nature trails and is the McAllen wing of the World Birding
More than 519 species of birds have been documented at Quinta Mazatlan, and 39 of these species are seen nowhere else in the country.
To help give sustainability
a new home, the city is building a new Environmental Education Center at Quinta Mazatlan, which will be LEED Certified (Leader in Energy and Environmental Design).
“green features” of the building will serve as a showcase for other buildings in the valley. Features such as Rainwater Collection, special lighting and insulation,
reuse of old materials and more will be incorporated into the design. The project will break ground in the summer of 2010.
Our guided tour, the Stroll Through History is available on Fridays in October through April from 10:00AM
Throughout your tour learn about the historic 1930s adobe mansion, learning about the rich cultural history of the Rio Grande Valley, including the founding
Admission is just $1.00 for Seniors (65+) and $2.00 for adults.
You can also book a private tour and enjoy Quinta Mazatlan in a small group.