Galveston captivates visitors that come to call with her natural beauty, eccentric charm and traditional Texas-style Hospitality -- because Galveston is genteel, gracious and captivating. Galveston is the beautifully preserved hidden treasure of the Lone Star State. Come unlock the history, romance and beauty that lies within. Explore every nook and cranny because you are her guest and Galveston loves sharing her treasures with you.
Whether you prefer to stroll down quaint alleyways by foot or trot through the streets in a carriage, all paths lead visitors on an unforgettable journey back in time. You'll be entertained and enlightened by knowledgeable guides giving tours on foot, by carriage, by van - even by boat!
10 Historical Facts You Probably Don't Know About Galveston
How many of these historical Galveston facts do you know? Read more.
Galveston Shrimp Festival Quickly Approaching
The Galveston Island Shrimp Festival at Saengerfest Park in Historic Downtown Galveston is one of the top festivals to attend this Fall season. Read more.
Seven Reasons to FALL for Galveston This October
Fall brings beautiful weather and some of the BEST events the Island has to offer. Check out seven things you can do this October! Read more.
Shows at The Grand to Benefit Mainland Relief Efforts
Galveston fared well and is now in a unique position to help our neighbors. Donations will be accepted to aid those who may have been affected by Harvey. Read more.
Trolleys Cruising the Seawall and Downtown After a Brief Pause
Take a look back at the origin, current state and promising future of the Galveston Island Trolley. Read more.
10 Reasons You Should Get On Island Time in Galveston
The return of summer in the Lone Star State heralds the arrival of warm weather, vibrant blue skies and blooming bluebonnets. Read more.
Galveston Tourism Makes Full Return to Business with Reopening of Railroad Museum
Galveston tourism has made a full return to business with the reopening of the Galveston Railroad Museum today. All Galveston beaches and major attractions are now open. Read more.
Galveston's Best Instagram Spots
Searching for that oh so perfect photo to impress your bevy of Instagram followers is practically a part time job for many. Fortunately, Galveston is not short on exciting and quirky, photo-friendly locations. Read more.
Galveston Tree Art: Beauty from Mother Nature's Wrath
These sculptures, bittersweet as they may be, are marvelous reminders of the trees that once shaded the island’s charming neighborhood streets. Read more.
Moody Gardens Welcomes Four New Friends
Moody Gardens highlights their four new friends. Read more.