Galveston Island

Island Museums

Galveston Arts Center
2127 Strand
Phone: (409)763-2403

Incorporated in 1986, the Galveston Arts Center (GAC) is as an independent nonprofit organization that presents pacesetting contemporary art in a historic building on Galveston's Strand donated by the Junior League of Galveston County.

Galveston Children's Museum
2618 Broadway
Phone: (409)572-2544

Galveston Children's Museum is committed to accessibility for all children and will endeavor to implement programming to reach the children in all Island communities.

Galveston Naval Museum
Seawolf Park
Phone: (409) 770-3196

Galveston Railroad Museum
2602 Santa Fe Place
Phone: (409)765-5700

Towering at the head of the Strand, the vast Railroad Museum boasts one of the largest railroad collections in the southwest.

Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum
1900 Harborside Dr.
Phone: (409)766-STAR

The Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig and Museum is a museum, educational attraction, and working drilling rig all rolled into one.

Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast
2313 Harborside Drive
Phone: (409)762-6677

Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast is a pirate-themed family experience where visitors can learn about the legends, myths and stories of the last buccaneers.

Rosenberg Library
2310 Sealy Ave.
Phone: (409)763-8854

The Rosenberg Library is the oldest public library in Texas in continuous operation.

Texas Seaport Museum/ELISSA
2200 Harborside Drive
Phone: (409)763-1877

Share the adventure of the high seas at the Texas Seaport Museum, home of the celebrated 1877 tall ship Elissa.

The Bryan Museum
1315 21st St.

The Bryan Museum is home to the world's largest collection of historical artifacts, documents, and artwork relating to the Southwestern United States.


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