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
Local Lifeguard Sits Down For Q&A
Published: Friday, May 18, 2018
Here on Galveston Island, we have a great group of lifeguards that are not only passionate about their jobs but the island as a whole. Read more.
Don't Forget Postoffice!
Published: Thursday, May 10, 2018
The quarter-mile strip of Postoffice Street between 23rd & 20th St. has dozens of great shops, top-notch coffee, ice cream and more! Read more.
New Breakthrough Paving the Way for Universal Ebola Therapeutic
Published: Monday, May 07, 2018
A new collaborative study has identified and studied Ebola antibodies that could be used to design universal therapeutics that are effective against many different Ebola species. Read more.
Skye Makes Picture-Perfect Landing in Galveston
Published: Friday, May 04, 2018
Get a glimpse into the lives of some fascinating people who have made the journey to Galveston, Texas. Read more.
NASA Supersonic Test Flights Coming This Fall to Galveston
Published: Thursday, April 19, 2018
NASA has announced a series of supersonic test flights that will happen off the coast of Galveston this Fall. Read more.