Our tiny little island is home to some of the best amusement parks in the country; Moody Gardens, Schlitterbahn & of course, the Historic Pleasure Pier!

Moody Gardens

Moody Gardens

Moody Gardens sits on 242 acres, complete with nine attractions; Aquarium Pyramid, Rainforest Pyramid, MG 3D Theater, 4D FX Theater, golf course, Palm Beach, Ropes Course & Zip Line, Colonel Paddlewheel Boat, Ice LaCnd: Pole-to-Pole and Festival of Lights.

From endangered plants such as the Corpse Flower, penguins, seals, stingrays, sharks, Giant Amazon River Otters, Saki Monkeys and an array of birds! See it all in one of the truest replicas of a real rainforest.

From the secrets of the rainforest to the ocean`s depths, a world of wonder awaits. Explore it - your way - at Moody Gardens!

Moody Gardens offers a variety of parking options at no additional cost plus shuttle transportation throughout the complex.

Moody Gardens is a public, non-profit educational destination utilizing nature in the advancement of rehabilitation, conservation, recreation and research.

Location: One Hope Boulevard, Galveston, Texas 77554
Phone: 800-582-4673
Schlitterbahn Waterpark

Schlitterbahn Waterpark

Schlitterbahn Waterpark Galveston features the most exciting collection of water rides in Texas. Your family will be thrilled by the large collection of thrilling water slides, wave rivers, and water coasters. Longer rides, more thrilling slides, always free parking and free tubes.

A one-mile river connects three distinct sections of Schlitterbahn in Galveston. The water park is home to thrill speed slides, including Rohr!, Cliffhanger, and the immersive Screaming Serpents body slide. Surfenburg has raft rides and water coasters with great picnic pavilions and the Tiki Tikes Kids Area for kids of all ages. The world`s tallest water coaster, Massiv Monster Blaster, can be found in Blastenhoff with a wave pool, Shipwreck Harbor, and a swim-up bar.

Location: 2026 Lockheed Road, Galveston, TX 77554
Phone: 409-770-9283
Historic Pleasure Pier

Historic Pleasure Pier

Pleasure Pier is one of the few spots in the world that has this many rides over the water! You will fly over guests on the Pier, soar over the Gulf of Mexico!


5D Theater Ride, Gulf Glider, Iron Shark, Pirate`s Plunge, Revoluation, Galaxy Wheel, Cyclone, Sea Dragon, Rock N Roll, Sky Shooter, Carousel, Big Wheelin`, Frog Hopper, Texas Tea, Pier Pileup, Texas Star Flyer

Step right up, and give the Midway games of chance! You`ll win a prize at almost all of them!


Whac-a-Mole, Big Shot Hoops, Nothin` But Net, Tub Toss, Ring Toss, Iron Shark Attack, High Striker, Pirate Striker, Lucky Duck, Balloon Pop, Guess Your Weight or Age

Location: 2501 Seawall Blvd. Galveston, TX 77550
Phone: 409-766-4950