Galveston Island is widely known for its 32 miles of beautiful Gulf beaches. Take a look at them in individually.
One of Galveston's premier family beach parks, Stewart Beach sponsors family-oriented events, such as volleyball tournaments and other special events throughout the summer season. The park features umbrella and chair rentals, volleyball courts, an outdoor pavilion with an elevator, snack bar, souvenir shop, restrooms and showers. The Stewart Beach Community Room is the perfect location for company parties, wedding receptions, family reunions, and other special events. Outside catering is permitted. Contact the Park Manager at (409) 797-5182 for availability and prices.
Dellanera RV Park
Another family beach is Dellanera RV Park, FM 3005 at 7 Mile Road (west end of the Seawall). Enjoy a casual stroll along 1,000 feet of sparkling sandy beaches. For RV camping, this park is your "home-away-from-home."
Galveston's East Beach is the coolest and biggest beach in Texas. Located at the far eastern tip of the island, East Beach is famous for its great beach parties, fishing and bird watching. In addition, East Beach has live bands, promotions, an annual sand castle competition and other activities described in the Galveston.com calendar of events.
Seawolf Park, Pelican Island via Seawolf Parkway (51st Street), was built on the historic immigration station site and offers a three-story pavilion with a view of Galveston harbor, picnic sites, a playground area and a fishing pier. A World War II submarine (the USS Cavalla), a destroyer escort (the USS Stewart), and other military hardware are on display and open for tours. The naval display is currently undergoing a major restoration effort
Pocket Park 1
Sea Gull Shores Beach Pocket Park 1 is located on Galveston Island's west end at FM 3005 at 7 1/2 Mile Road.
Pocket Park 2
Located on the island's west end at 11745 FM 3005 at 9 Mile Road, Sand Castle Beach includes an educational wetlands preserve, beach access points, and public parking.
Pocket Park 3
In addition to its 10 acres of sparkling beaches, parking is available adjacent to the park on 11-mile road and offers amenities such as restrooms, outdoor rinse-off showers and umbrella and chair rentals.
Source: Galveston Park Board
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