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Moody Gardens

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1 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8928
+1 800-582-4673
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Private Full-Day Galveston Island and Houston Sightseeing Tour
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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.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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LOCATION
1 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8928
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+1 800-582-4673
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"rainforest pyramid"
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"palm beach"
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"festival of lights"
in 177 reviews
"day pass"
in 158 reviews
"ice sculptures"
in 52 reviews
"paddlewheel boat"
in 46 reviews
"ropes course"
in 41 reviews
"ice age"
in 33 reviews
"zip line"
in 61 reviews
"an aquarium"
in 33 reviews
"sea lions"
in 26 reviews
"penguin exhibit"
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"ice slide"
in 23 reviews
"value pass"
in 22 reviews
"d movie"
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"sponge bob"
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"water park"
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Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We spent our Anniversary weekend at Moody Gardens and loved it. Great hotel accommodations and amenities, as well as lots of fun and entertaining attractions. If you are close to the area I recommend a yearly pass as you more than get your money's worth...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Only stopped here late for drinks. We were hoping to find dancing and great music. No dancing. Techno music playing. Prices were reasonable for drinks. Service was great.

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Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Moody Gardens is a great place to visit, you will see beautiful sculptures. There is also an arboretum you can walk through and beautiful places to take photos. There is also real action movies for the entire family.

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Reviewed 8 February 2017

We have been here twice. Brought the in-laws and its was great for them and brought nieces and nephews it was great for them. Everyone had fun. The ferry was a bit expensive for the amount of time of the tour. The rain forest by...More

Thank W5961PPkarenh
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Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We chose to stay in Galveston for our trip to see Super Bowl 51. We had heard great things about Galveston and this hotel had great reviews and so many activities nearby. Unfortunately we traveled during the slow season so many of the things we...More

Thank Jen E
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Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

I really wish this place wasn't so expensive. It's a great interactive experience with all sorts of things to do and see. Definitely an all day trip.

Thank Brooke I
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Reviewed 5 February 2017

The Rainforest Pyramid has a fragrant display of the rainbow in the form of flora and fauna. The birds and butterflies fill the air. The sloth and primates just lounge wherever they want. There are also small cat enclosures. I could spend all day in...More

Thank Tabitha D
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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We were surprised that so few people were here considering all the advertising. There is much to do and much to see. The bay trip was a bit sisappoining, but the time is probably better spent at the rain forest and movies. The 3D movie...More

Thank NORMAN B
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

Theres lots to see and do here but if you want to see it all its very expensive. Good for all ages. Probably would take all day to see it all.

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Reviewed 1 February 2017

This place has sooo much to do plan on spending the day, better yet stay at the Hotel and have a mini vacation. The I-Max is incredible! Butterfly Pyramid is lush and very tropical, they teach you about the rain forests of the world and...More

Thank marcy_hanson
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TheMoodyGardens, Public Relations Manager at Moody Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2017

Hi Marcy, Thank you for your kind review! It sounds like you had an incredible visit at Moody Gardens and we appreciate you sharing it with us! We hope you'll return again very soon.

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lardar14
17 March 2018|
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Response from dmascheck | Reviewed this property |
Easily. It depends on how much time you spend at each pyramid, but if you arrive early it should be no problem!
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bri s
15 February 2018|
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Response from Kaybo09 | Reviewed this property |
You can show them your phone, no prints needed
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Velda A
1 February 2018|
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Response from Heather S | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely
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