Melissa Sanchez

Melissa Sanchez

Pumphouse Director


902 S. 2nd Street
Hidalgo, Texas  78557


(956) 843-8686
(956) 843-6523


Monday – Friday
8:00 am – 8:00 pm

Saturday – Sunday
9:00 am – 8:00 pm


Our Hidalgo Pumphouse/World Birding Center, offers a variety of historical tours, hike & bike trails, birding, butterfly gardens and nature tours. Also our luscious green landscaping offers photographers a unique setting for picture taking.

  • Museum Tours

    $3.00 Guided Tours

    Monday – Sunday

  • Trolley Tours

    $5.00 Guided Trolley Tours

    3rd Tuesday of every month, Trolley Tours are scheduled all day

    Other dates need to be scheduled in advance

  • Photography

    $40.00 per session

    Report to the Pumphouse front desk to obtain a permit (need to obtain permit to take pictures).

  • Bike Rentals

    Bike Rental Fees: $6.00 per day