Galveston is rich with history that is great for homeschooling parents, and families who enjoy history, to create a satisfying educational field trip and vacation.
We have gathered a collection of a few topics that might give you a good start in the navigation bar on the left.
Before Your Visit
- Browse the topical educational collections in the left navigation to see which ones meet your needs and resonate most with your family
- Choose to visit some or all of the places recommended in each collection
During Your Visit
- Pretend that you are a reporter and take notes, photos and video of each of the places you visit during your trip
After Your Visit
From the Blogs
Top 5 Species to See Now Before They Head North
Published: Thursday, March 21, 2019
Our winter guests are about to head north. Here are 5 species worth looking for. Read more.
2019 Week Two Winners Announced
Published: Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Winners of the 2019 FeatherFest Photo Contest include a Reddish Egret having a bad hair day, a lucky Heron, and an unlucky fish. Read more.
2019 Week One Winners Announced
Published: Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Prior to the annual Galveston FeatherFest, birders and photographers alike are encouraged to submit their photos for prizes. Read more.
Galveston Island Events April thru June 2019
Published: Monday, March 11, 2019
With all of the festivals and events that take place in Galveston, it can sometimes be difficult to keep up! Here's a list of events taking place in the next few months: Read more.
Time to Freshen Up!
Published: Monday, March 04, 2019
It.s that time of year. Adults of many bird species are molting from non-breeding plumage into breeding plumage, and juvenile birds are molting into adult plumage. Read more.