Things To Do

Moody Gardens Attraction (2.4 Miles)

Moody Gardens Attraction (2.4 Miles)

Hope Blvd, Galveston, TX 77554

800-582-4673

Hours:

Open Daily 10AM-6PM

Attractions:

  • Aquarium
  • Rainforest
  • Theaters
  • Colonel
  • Spongebob Subpants
  • Museum
  • Ropes Course & Zip Line
One Day Pass $59.95 or Two Day Pass $79.95
Moody Gardens Golf Course, open 7 days a week
Schlitterbahn Waterpark (2.1 Miles Away)

Schlitterbahn Waterpark (2.1 Miles Away)

2026 Lockheed Rd, Galveston, TX 77554

409-770-9283

Hours:

Hours subject to change, so check website when planning
2015 Operating Schedule: 10AM – 5PM

Admission Rates:

  • General – Ages 12-54 – $27.99
  • Child/Senior – Age– 3-11 and 55 & Older $22.99
1892 Bishop’s Palace ( 6.3 Miles Away)

1892 Bishop’s Palace ( 6.3 Miles Away)

1402 Broadway Avenue J, Galveston, TX 77550

409-762-2475

Hours:

Daily from 11AM-6PM

Admission Rates:

  • Adults $10
  • Students (6-18) $7
  • Children 5 & Under – Free
  • Tours, 12:30 & 3:30
Willis-Moody Mansion (5.8 Miles Away)

Willis-Moody Mansion (5.8 Miles Away)

2618 Broadway Avenue J, Galveston, TX 77550

409-762-7668

Hours:

11AM-3PM
Weekday Tours: 11AM/1PM/3PM
Weekend Tours: 11AM/12PM/1PM/2PM/3PM

Admission Rates:

  • Adults $10
  • Seniors $8
  • Students $5
  • Active Duty Military is Free
Ocean Star Offshore Museum ( 6.9 Miles Away)

Ocean Star Offshore Museum ( 6.9 Miles Away)

2002 Wharf Rd., Galveston, TX 77550

409-766-7827

Hours:

Open Daily 10AM-5PM
Summer Hours 10AM-6PM
Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day
Last ticket sold one hour before close

Admission Rates:

  • Adults – $9
  • Seniors (55& Older) $6
  • Students (7-18) $5
  • Children (6& Under) Free
  • Group Rates – Available at reduced rates

Tours Available:

  • Adult Tours
  • Senior Tours
  • Educational Student Tours
  • Educational Student Tours + Activity
Space Center Houston (32 Miles Away)

Space Center Houston (32 Miles Away)

1601 Nasa Parkway, Houston, TX 77058

281-244-2100

 

Hours:

Weekday 10AM – 5PM
Saturday & Sunday 10AM-6PM

 

Admission Rates:

  • Adults (12-64years) $23.95
  • Seniors (65+) $21.95
  • Children (4-11years) $18.95
  • Kids (0-3years) Free
Discounted tickets available when buy online
Galveston Railroad Museum (6.3 Miles Away)

Galveston Railroad Museum (6.3 Miles Away)

2602 Sante Fe Place, Galveston, TX 77550

409-765-5700

Hours:

Summer (Late March – October) 10AM-5PM daily
Winter (November – Early March) 9AM-4PM Weekdays; 10AM-5PM Weekends
Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Day, Mardi Gras

Admission Rates:

  • Adults (13years+) $10
  • Seniors (60 years+) $8
  • Children (4years+) $5
  • Children (3 & Under) Free
  • Active Military Free

Saturday Train Rides:

  • Passengers (2 years+) $5
  • Infants (1 & Under) Free
  • Train rides available most Saturdays 11am-2pm
Parking in the museum lot is free with purchase of museum admission
Galveston Island State Park (7.2 Miles Away)

Galveston Island State Park (7.2 Miles Away)

14901 FM3005, Galveston, TX 77554

409-737-1222

Admission Rates:

  • Adult $5
  • Children 12 and under are Free
The Grand 1894 Opera House (6.3 Miles Away)

The Grand 1894 Opera House (6.3 Miles Away)

2020 Post Office St, Galveston, TX 77550

409-765-1894

USS Stewart - Seawolf Park ( 9.3 Miles Away)

USS Stewart - Seawolf Park ( 9.3 Miles Away)

100 Seawolf Park Blvd, Galveston, TX 77551

409-797-5114

Strand Historic District ( 6.5 Miles Away)

Strand Historic District ( 6.5 Miles Away)

2100 Strand Galveston, TX 77550

Takes 30 -45 minutes to enjoy all of the beauty of the historic district on a self-guided tour.

Lone Star Flight Museum ( 2.1 Miles Away)

Lone Star Flight Museum ( 2.1 Miles Away)

2002 Terminal Dr, Galveston, TX 77554

409-740-7722

Hours:

Daily 9:00AM-5:00PM

Admission Rate:

  • Adults (18+) $10
  • Seniors (65+) $8
  • Youth/Students (5-17) $8
  • Children under 5 years Free
Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier ( 5 Miles Away)

Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier ( 5 Miles Away)

2501 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX 77550

855-789-7437

San Luis Pass County Park ( 20.8 Miles Away)

San Luis Pass County Park ( 20.8 Miles Away)

14001 CR 257 (Blue Water Highway) Freeport, TX 77541

979-233-6026

Historic St. Joseph’s Church ( 5.9 Miles Away)

Historic St. Joseph’s Church ( 5.9 Miles Away)

2202 Avenue K, Galveston, TX 77550

409-763-8947

Pelican Island Seawolf Park ( 9.3 Miles Away)

Pelican Island Seawolf Park ( 9.3 Miles Away)

H00 Seawolf Park Blvd, Galveston, TX 77551

409-797-5114

Historic St. Mary Cathedral Basilica ( 6.4 Mile Away)

Historic St. Mary Cathedral Basilica ( 6.4 Mile Away)

H2011 Church St, Galveston, TX 77550

409-762-9646

Hours:

Sunday Mass at 12 Noon; Monday – Friday at 12:10PM

Samuel May Williams House ( 4.7 Miles Away)

Samuel May Williams House ( 4.7 Miles Away)

3601 Bernardo De Galvez Ave, Galveston, TX 77550

Private residence and not open to the public, but is a piece of Galveston History