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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.
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  • 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 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 yesterday

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 yesterday

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 yesterday 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 yesterday

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
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We bought the one day esaver ticket online that included all the attractions there. It saved $10 per person. We enjoyed the pyramids, went off site for lunch and to change, then went to Palm Beach. There weren't enough tubes, but if you're patient you...More

Thank Amy L
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was out first time to Moody Gardens. We bought one day passes which is the way to go. We went to the aquarium pyramid first. Really enjoyed the seals and penguin exhibits. Next was the Rainforest. Of course very humid and hot in places...More

Thank cabernet1967
Reviewed 3 days ago

Traveled with my granddaughter and daughter for a fun weekend to Galveston. Stayed at the Moody Gardens Hotel (Delightful) and spent an entire day @ Moody Gardens.. The Aquarium was my favorite, but the most impressive highlight was seeing how many special needs employees they...More

Thank Nancy U
Reviewed 4 days ago

Rainforest is great - got lucky the free-roaming animals were up close this time! Updates to Aquarium - and touching sting rays and jellies - made it top the list! The staff very nice and helpful. The special movies, 4D and attractions all fun this...More

Thank Twellborn
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is really good for kids. I really loved the rain forest pyramid. The fairy ride however was very boring and slow. I felt as though it was a complete waste of time and it was extremely hot. We got the all day pass...More

Thank Heli P
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Response from TexasIsAstateOfMind | Reviewed this property |
🌈 🇨🇱I see your in Tyler 🇨🇱 I Am A Ladyjack from SFA in Nacogdoches BUT I'm from Houston. 🌈🇨🇱 I spoke to Krystal that was Super Sweet & Helpful (she must be from 🇨🇱 👍🏻) when I called the 800 Number and spoke to... More
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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