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Galveston Island is alive with excitement this season. With 32 miles of beaches, world class food, the finest accommodations around, the historic Strand shopping district, one of the country's most popular collection of Victorian architecture and all sorts of entertainment and attractions, Galveston Island is truly an escape. If it's fun you're looking for the newly renovated Historic Pleasure Pier is open for fun. Bringing back the rich history of Galveston Island's World Famous Pleasure Pier, the Landry's group has outdone itself. With a wide selection of rides, midway games, several restaurants , retail shops and all around fun the Pleasure Pier brings an atmosphere of beach life only found at New York's Coney Island or California's Santa Monica Pier.

In recent years Galveston Island has become a home to many cruise line operators. The cruise lines take passengers to various stops in Mexico and the Caribbean, making Galveston Island a premier cruising destination.

If you're looking for a more relaxing take on things Galveston Island is a great place for bird watching, heritage tours and a host of other activities. Come and enjoy the Island of Galveston.
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Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier Galveston Island, has transformed the Pleasure Pier into a world-class amusement park for all ages. Recapturing the site’s original purpose as a pleasure pier, a preeminent destination venue for family fun. The magnificent multi-million dollar renovation of the Pier is fully underway.

In the late 1940s, Galveston’s Pleasure Pier was the largest of its kind in the country. America’s top dance bands routinely filled the mammoth Marine ballroom, while outside in an open-air stadium patrons w....
Kemps Ridley Sea Turtle Center Sea turtles inhabit all oceans of the world. There are five species of sea turtles found in the Gulf of Mexico, all of which are either endangered or threatened. The most endangered species of sea turtle in the world is the Kemps Ridley which is also the most common species found in the waters off of Texas. Since the Kemps Ridley was listed on the Endangered Species Act, the Galveston Lab has played an important role in the conservation and recovery of this species through ongoing research, head....
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Galveston Events
May
16
Galveston Island Beach Revue
Friday 5 thur Saturday 5
Apr
25
Jun
7
Hotel Galvez Wedding Vow Renewal
Saturday 6 thur Saturday 6
Galveston Attractions
Fort Crockett
Seawall Blvd & Fort Crockett Blvd Galveston
Moody Mansion
Galveston
Lone Star Flight Museum
2002 Terminal Drive Galveston
Galveston Area Campgrounds
Bayou Shores Rv Resort
6310 Heards Lane Galveston
Jamaica Beach Rv Park
17200 Termini San Luis Pass Road Galveston
Cypress Lakes
CLEVELAND
Diamond Hill Rv Park
1030 Diamond Road Crystal Beach
Lone Star Rv Park
20980 U.S. HWY 59 New Caney
Galveston Area Day Trips
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