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Galveston's Grand Attractions
Must do activities in Galveston include walking along
the Gulf of Mexico, visiting the museums and gardens,
shopping the boutiques on Seawall Blvd and enjoying
the entertainment on the new Pleasure Pier.
fun and entertain-
ment with a
opened in 2012,
that includes rides,
midway games, a
wide selection of food
venues and retail shops.
THE GALVESTON STRAND
Victorian architecture from the 1800s
and is home to an array of art galleries
and art-related retail stores, as well as
several museums. Nearby, the Post
Office Street Arts and Entertainment
District is known for its antique and art
galleries, and Pier 21 with its daily show-
ings of "The Great Storm of 1900."
At the TEXAS SEAPORT MUSEUM ,
attendees can learn about the history of the
area as they walk the decks of the 1877 tall
ship Elissa. Aboard the ship, groups can get
a hands-on experience with the ship as
they imagine the days when daring sailors
challenged the world's oceans.
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