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!

lonestar flight museum aviation galvestonThe 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.)

railroad museum sculpture galleryThe 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!

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