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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 23 August 2016

Was disappointed in their "Water Park", especially for the price. Some of our local neighborhoods have better Splash Pads and the Lazy River was crowded and not much fun. The Rain Forest was smelly and a lot of the exhibits were empty.

Thank AggiemomTx
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Always a good place for a family vacation - however it would be nice if they added something for toddlers. Families have toddlers...lol...and all the attractions were for older kids. Even something like the new Sky Sports (Wertheimer and Hwy 6 in Houston) type play...More

Thank TLD88
Reviewed 23 August 2016

this was our main event and we had a great time. really enjoyed the 4D theater. sure wish that was longer than 15 minutes.

Thank rtaber14
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great IMAX selections. Each pyramid is unique and enjoyable. The area is well maintained and CLEAN. Lush tropical foliage.

Thank davidsusanh2016
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I won tickets from a radio station so we drove 4 hours and stayed in Galveston for a couple of nights and went on a Tuesday. We were there for about 8 hours and although the zip line course was closed because of the rain...More

Thank avineyard
TheMoodyGardens, Public Relations Manager at Moody Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

Hi there, Thanks for sharing about your visit! We're so glad that you were able to experience most of property during your visit and hope that you had a wonderful time. We would be interested to hear more about your interaction in the Rainforest. Would...More

Reviewed 22 August 2016

We bought a 4 pack of tickets ($38 - 3 adults, 1 child, 1 toddler) for Moody Gardens Palm Beach through Groupon for a final end of summer activity. Although we had a nice time, I think we would have been fairly disappointed if we...More

1  Thank Denise C
Reviewed 21 August 2016

My wife and children, parents, aunt, and I went for a whole day. We saw alot but didnt get to see everything. My young children had a super fun time. We checked out the aquarium, the rainforest pyramid, 3D of the ocean, 4D ice movie,...More

Thank stf351
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Great place for kids. Several animals were not on display. Looked like redoing their cage areas. Moldy areas that felled like mold in tropical jungle area. Good exhibits in aquarium area. Thanks.

Thank Terry V
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Our family visited the aquarium. The walk through tunnel was a highlight! It's amazing to be completely surrounded by water and fish. Worth a visit if in Galveston.

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

The penguins with the northern rockhipprrs were wonderful. The rest of aquarium so so. The raptor bird display was terrific. The raingoesf just ik

Thank Marilyn A
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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.
27 July 2017|
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Response from Christina L | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe you get any discounts