Search
Hotel Deals
date_range
date_range
map
Map &
Directions
mode_edit
Write a Tip
chevron_left
 
chevron_right

Top Tours

 
Old Town Houston Historic Pub Tour
"In the evening meet your guide at The Cellar inside Georgia's Market a hip cafe reading room marketplace and wine bar in downtown Houston. You'll then embark on your walking tour of Old Town Houston stopping at some pubs along the way.This intimate area of Houston is brimming with interesting places and historical buildings dating back to the mid-1800s. Your guide will tell you about the history and culture of the city as you visit up to fou Char Bar
From $35.00
 
Houston from Above and Below: Chase Tower and Underground Tunnel Tour
"Kick off your Houston tour at Georgia’s Market where you’ll learn about the epic Downtown Houston Tunnel System which gives downtown workers an escape from the heat. Take a walk down Main Street to the Chase Bank Building where you’ll admire frescoes and a stained-glass window depicting Texas’ history amid the elegant Art-Deco interior. Then descend 20 feet (6 meters) below the streets into the underground tunnel system. Walk through the air-conditioned tunnel to the Chase Tower Texas’ tallest building. Head inside the massive tower and ride the elevator up to the 60th-floor sky lobby where you’ll take in sweeping views of the city skyline. Return to the lobby and pause for a photo in front of Spanish painter Joan Miro’s brightly colored ‘Personage and Birds’ sculpture.Following your guide
From $35.00
 
Houston from Above and Below: Chase Tower and Underground Tunnel Tour
"Kick off your Houston tour at Georgia’s Market where you’ll learn about the epic Downtown Houston Tunnel System which gives downtown workers an escape from the heat. Take a walk down Main Street to the Chase Bank Building where you’ll admire frescoes and a stained-glass window depicting Texas’ history amid the elegant Art-Deco interior. Then descend 20 feet (6 meters) below the streets into the underground tunnel system. Walk through the air-conditioned tunnel to the Chase Tower Texas’ tallest building. Head inside the massive tower and ride the elevator up to the 60th-floor sky lobby where you’ll take in sweeping views of the city skyline. Return to the lobby and pause for a photo in front of Spanish painter Joan Miro’s brightly colored ‘Personage and Birds’ sculpture.Following your guide
From $35.00

Most Viewed Things to Do in Galveston

Things to Do

Galveston Island railroad Museum

The Galveston Railroad Museum houses one of the largest collections of railroad cars (over 35 railroad cars) and memorabilia in the nation. The museum is housed in the restored 1913 railroad depot...
View More
Things to Do

Schlitterbahn Waterpark

I worked here for about 5 years as a admission manager so who better to review then an old employee! When they first opened all it was, was a convertible indoor water park. Then they expanded and...
View More
Things to Do

Fort Travis

Located on Point Bolivar, Fort Travis was mainly a coastal artillery battery. Fort Travis commanded the northern side of the entrance to Galveston Bay and had several batteries. Battery Kimball...
View More
Things to Do

The Elissa

Ahoy matey! Ok, this is so funny because before I had read 1000 Places to See Before You Die I never knew about any of this stuff. However, BEHIND the Strand...where all the big restaurants are is the...
View More
Things to Do

Ocean Star Platform

The Offshore Energy Center operates this as a small museum with displays on shore and a retired off-shore jack-up rig showcasing modern drilling procedures and production, marine transportation, and...
View More
Things to Do

Lone Star Flight Museum

If you love airplanes, this is a place that you MUST go see! The Lone Star Flight Museum and The Texas Aviation Hall of Fame. There are more than 2 dozen vintage aircraft, including B-17 Bombers and a...
View More
 
 
Sponsored Listings
Things to Do

Dickens Feast Event

Dickens on the Strand ran all weekend, but our tickets were for Saturday only. We had been warned of the lack of parking near the festival, but we actually found a lot where we could park for nothing....
View More
Things to Do

Ashton Villa & Heritage Visitor Center

Galveston is a very nice town of about 48,000(down 17% since 2000) located on an island off the Texas coast at the end of Interstate 45in GalvestonCounty in the Gulf Coast part of Southeast Texas. The...
View More
Things to Do

Galveston Hurricane Memorial

On September 8, 1900, the deadliest natural disaster in U.S. history occured here on Galveston Island. A hurricane slammed ashore, and caused a storm surge that put the entire island underneath the...
View More
Things to Do

East Beach

Galveston, since it is an island, has lots of beaches with the sand and surf to play in. One of the best is East Beach. For those who like to drink a bit of alcohol, it is actually legal here as...
View More
Things to Do

Elysse

The ship is a survivor of the Victorian Era in England and has been beautifully restored. When the Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Galveston presents "The H.M.S. Pinafore," the society sets up...
View More
Things to Do

Saengerfest Park

In Saengerfest Park on The Strand there is a giant chess game. If you go during a less busy time you can wait for your turn in the game. It's not too busy. Just make sure nothing else is going on in...
View More
Things to Do

Opera House

The opera house was built in 1894 and has long been considered one of the nicest ones in the state. It was designated "The Official Opera House" of Texas by the Texas Legislature. The opera house has...
View More

Top Hotels in Galveston

Hotels
2300 Ship's Mechanic Row, Galveston, Texas, 77550, United States
Show Prices
Hotels
2024 Seawall Blvd., Galveston, Texas, 77550, United States
Show Prices
Hotels
Pier 21, Galveston, Texas, 77550, United States
Show Prices
Hotels
1702 Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, Texas, 77551, United States
Show Prices
Hotels
5222 Seawall Blvd., Galveston, Texas, 77551, United States
Show Prices
Hotels
5924 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Texas, 77551, United States
Show Prices

Top 5 Galveston Writers

msbrandysue's Profile Photo

msbrandysue

"When I Say "The Beach" This is It For Me"
View Member
VeronicaG's Profile Photo

VeronicaG

"GALVESTON IN DECEMBER"
View Member
H-TownJourneyman's Profile Photo

H-TownJourneyman

"Island Living, Texas Style!"
View Member
Basaic's Profile Photo

Basaic

"Basaic Galveston Page"
View Member
evalynn's Profile Photo

evalynn

"Galveston"
View Member