Galveston Island Museums

Feeling a little waterlogged (or sunburned) already this Spring Break? Don’t miss these one-of-a-kind local museums during your Galveston Island vacation!

lonestarflightmuseum-sThe Lone Star Flight Museum has a unique collection of “flying collection of historic aircraft and period artifacts provide a unique perspective of the technological development of the aviation industry while serving as a tribute to those who bravely served our country.” Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., daily.

The Bryan Museum is home to the world’s largest collection of historical artifacts, documents, and artwork relating to the Southwestern United States.  Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday – Monday (closed Tues. & Wed.)

railroadmuseum-sculpturegallery-sThe Galveston Railroad Museum boasts a “Ghosts of Travelers’ Past” sculpture gallery, a restored train depot, historic artifacts, and model train exhibits as well as rides aboard the Harborside Express. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., daily.

Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast is a fun adventure for swashbucklers of all ages!  Hear the legends, myths, and stories surrounding Jean Lafitte and his band of pirates.  Hours: Friday – 11 a.m. to 8 p.m, Saturday & Sunday – 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday – 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. (closed Tues. – Thurs.)

We love that our slice of island paradise has so much to see and we’re always ready to share our favorite must-sees. If you’re looking for something new to do during your visit give us a call or stop by the office!

Shorter Spring Break Getaways on Galveston Island

cute-sun-with-sunglasses-clipart-ytkg5regcHappy Friday!!!  Have you heard? We are now accepting reservations for as few as 3 nights for Spring Break 2016 on Galveston Island!

AND (wait for it…..) we just added several gorgeous new homes to our vacation rental program! Check out some of the highlights below, then visit their pages on our website to reserve one for your Spring Break getaway!

Bay Escape – Bayfront, Sleeps 14, & a Private Pool
Azul Seahorses – Beachfront, Sleeps 10, & a Pool Table
Cool View – Beachside (3rd Row), Sleeps 5, & Dog-Friendly
Casa de Vaca – Beachside (2nd Row), Sleeps 12, & 2 Living Rooms

Be among the first guests we welcome to these beautifully-appointed properties – or search our whole inventory by amenity, location, and size!