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HISTORICAL TOPICS

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

Galveston Restaurant Week Returns for 8th Year January 26 - February 10

Published: Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The eighth annual Galveston Restaurant Week - Saturday, January 26th to Sunday, February 10, 2019 - brings Galveston Island's vibrant food scene to life for two full weeks of delicious dining. Read more.

January 2019 - W.K. Hebert & Co.

Published: Friday, January 04, 2019

Established in 1919 by William Kendal Hebert, the firm provided funeral and burial services for the island’s African-American community for more than six decades. Read more.

The Birds of Moody Gardens - Reflections

Published: Friday, January 04, 2019

I found myself spending more time looking at what the birds were doing, not minding that I didn’t see a Spotted Sandpiper along Offatt’s Bayou, or the Belted Kingfisher on the tower in the marsh. Read more.

Love the Ocean? So do we.

Published: Thursday, January 03, 2019

A teenager's perspective of Galveston Harbor tours and seeing dolphins. Read more.

Tuesday Night Love Letters Will Warm Your Heart

Published: Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Hot off the press and hand-delivered by Santa’s elves, this latest book by Galveston authors Gini Brown and Leslie Watts, is guaranteed to add a sleigh full of delight to the holiday season. Read more.

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