Palacios offers a unique, small-town slow-paced environment, with high-quality attractions such as our beaches, museum, parks, piers, and water sports. From fishing, boutique shopping, unique eateries, and local community events, Palacios is an exciting city to visit, play and explore. We are homegrown, and our locals are the friendliest folks you’ll ever meet. You never know who you just might run into in Palacios. We have visitors from all over the globe who come to see the Shrimp Capital of Texas and scout out their next vacation home or forever home. Grab a room at a local B&B, a fresh cup of coffee, and hit the water in Palacios! Be careful; you may not want to leave!