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Moody Gardens

#9 of 103 things to do in Galveston Features Animals
1 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8928
+1 800-582-4673
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Surrounded by vivid colors and wildlife from across the globe, you're immediately engaged at the Rainforest and Aquarium Pyramids. Moments later, you're transported via state-of-the-art imagery and sound at the MG3D Theater with the world's first Giant Screen 6P Laser Projector on the largest screen in Texas. Then, the thrill of the Ropes Course and Zip Line, Speed Exhibition and Colonel Paddlewheel Boat awaits. And whether it's morning golf, a spa afternoon, a Palm Beach playdate, or a dreamy overnight hotel stay, take this moment and make it your own as you immerse yourself in some real quality time.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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1 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8928
+1 800-582-4673

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Reviewed yesterday

Where to start? This place was so sad and pathetic. It was free to park. But my husband and I paid $110 to do the Aquarium and Rainforest. We were there an hour and left frustrated and upset. We went on a Thursday in August....More

Thank KClouthier
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Your family can have a great day of fun at Moody Gardens doing several different activities. Our favorite are the aquarium and Palm Beach. We have a membership which is a great deal if you plan on going more than once a year. You will...More

Thank Cheryl L
Reviewed 5 days ago

There are several things to do at Moody Gardens, but my favorite was the paddleboat. That was a very interesting trip and kids love it, but so did we.

Thank nancygtfoot
Reviewed 5 days ago

The pyramids are full of interesting and quality wildlife with many that you wouldn't often see elsewhere. It's a little pricey--$69.95 or so per pyramid--but it's worth paying the price. We enjoyed our visit and would definitely recommend it to any tourists that haven't been...More

Thank Rebecca P
Reviewed 5 days ago

My family loves visiting aquariums, zoos and other animal based attractions. So of course, we went to Moody Garden. I purchased tickets for my family (2 adults, a 15 year old and a 12 year old) for the aquarium, the rain forest and two zip...More

Thank Stacey H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's reminds me of a concept that went out of style along time ago but is still around... Had lunch at the on site hotel... Fare from good quality food.... The theater was OK the plant were ok. But why drive all the way when...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Was trying to keep the grand kids entertained while in Galveston. This was one of the cheaper things to do at Moody Gardens Very enjoyable and educational. The kids liked it!

Thank Gypsysoul58
Reviewed 6 days ago

We did this with 7 and 9 year old kids. They loved it as did we. The aquarium pyramid is very nice, lots to look at and explore. We would have spent more time in the rain forest pyramid, but it was very hot and...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had only a few hours to spend in Galveston. We knew we wouldn't have enough time to visit all of the attractions at Moody Gardens. We chose to only visit the aquarium, and we were very happy with our choice. There are lots of...More

Thank msp526
Reviewed 6 days ago

Moody Gardens has a ton of fun stuff to do. First they have IMAX movies playing almost continuously in the main building (pyramid). Then there are the other pyramids. One is a rain forest that you walk through and see all the plants (and butterflies)...More

Thank LizFlintTomball
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10 August 2017|
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Response from TexasIsAstateOfMind | Reviewed this property |
I had a hard time getting my answer accepted, I edited the answer 5 of 6 times Because I had put their email address and 800 number. So looking over it after sending it is probably confusing on the number to call🤔 The 800... More
10 August 2017|
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Response from TexasHoustonfoodie | Reviewed this property |
One bottle per person. We actually used yeti type cups and were allowed in. But no coolers.
26 July 2017|
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Response from Christina L | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe you get any discounts