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Houston and Galveston Sights

Moody Gardens

  • 1 Hope Blvd. Map It
  • Galveston
  • Garden/Arboretum

Updated 08/14/2013

Fodor's Review

Moody Gardens is a multifaceted entertainment and educational complex inside pastel-colored glass pyramids. Attractions include the 13-story Discovery Pyramid, showcasing marine life from four oceans in tanks and touch pools; Rainforest Pyramid, a 40,000-square-foot tropical habitat for exotic flora and fauna; Discovery Pyramid, a joint venture with NASA featuring more than 40 interactive exhibits; and two theaters, one of which has a space adventure ride. Outside, Palm Beach has white-sand beach, landscaped grounds, man-made lagoons, a kid-size waterslide and games, and beach chairs.

Sight Information


1 Hope Blvd., Galveston, Texas, 77554, United States

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Sight Details:

  • $9.95–$23.95 per venue, $49.95 day pass or $64.94 two-day pass
  • Memorial Day–Labor Day, daily 10–9; Labor Day–Memorial Day, weekdays 10–6, weekends 10–8

Updated 08/14/2013


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