Strand Historic District
Experience history, architecture, shopping, and dining in this charming waterfront hub.
Galveston Beach & Seawall
Sink your toes in the sand. Take a stroll. Visit the shops and restaurants on the Seawall and more.
Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier
With over 16 rides, midway games, dining options and retail shops, the pier is a can’t-miss spot.
Discover the Aquarium Pyramid along with a ropes course, beach hangout, 4D theater and more.
The Grand 1894 Opera House
Known as the Official Opera House of Texas, this historic theater continues to host many live events.
1877 Tall Ship Elissa
Board a historic vessel turned floating museum and learn about Galveston’s maritime history.
Catch some fish and take in a sunset on the pier. Travel back in time and take a trip under the sea.
Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig Museum
Explore three floors of oil and gas industry exhibits and videos on a retired jack-up drilling rig.
Galveston Railroad Museum
Discover displays, rotating exhibits, and over 40 locomotives, freight cars, and other rolling stock.
1892 Bishop's Palace
Step foot into Galveston’s grandest building with ornate stone, bronze dragons, sculptures, and more.
Pack a snack and beer or wine and relax on this adults-only, two-hour sunset cruise off Pier 21.
Schlitterbahn® Galveston Waterpark
Twist and turn through tubes. Race down lightning fast slides. Catch some waves. Have some thrills.
Dolphin Sighting Tours
Enjoy a relaxing one-hour tour on Galveston’s Harbor seeing birds, dolphins, and other marine life.
Suntime Jet Boat Thrill Rides
Laugh, scream, and get sprayed on this thrilling boat ride taking off from the Pier 21 marina.