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Address: One Hope Blvd., Galveston Island, TX 77554
Phone Number: +1 800-582-4673
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Activities: Hiking, Viewing wildlife
Description: Surrounded by vivid colors and wildlife from across the globe, you're...
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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So glad we bought the all day passes. So worth it! So much to see and it does take all day. Ended the day on The Colonel paddle wheel boat. Will certainly recommend this to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Lewisville, Texas
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7 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Arrived late afternoon and headed to the pool. The band had already started - not family friendly music and right near the outside games. Appreciate the bean bag games, large chess and checkers being there but didn't want to hang arround. Went for a quiet early walk, not, too much mechanical noise. Palm Beach - at 10am we had cussing... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

So glad we bought the all day passes. So worth it! So much to see and it does take all day. Ended the day on The Colonel paddle wheel boat. Will certainly recommend this to everyone who visits Galveston.

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We only went to the water park. The pyramids were fantastic. The water park is on the small side with a zip line, lazy river, and a few slides. It was a nice way to cool off in the afternoon. I would like to go back and see the aquarium and rain forest in the pyramids. Hear there great.

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We made a good decision by going on a weekday to avoid the crowds! My husband, my boys (11 & 6), and myself were all surprised at how much fun we had here. The aquarium was great...clean, cool, and very informative with a wide variety of animals. I did see that the aquarium will be closed from mid August thru... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We wasn't planning on spending the day but we did. We loved the sandwich. Was good food. Good views. Wasn't much for the very slow saddle boat ride. We love the Rainforest and the Aquarium. The monkeys was so cute. I took lots of pics !! We differently we go back. We bought the ticket for the day which had... More 

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Calgary, AB
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We visited two of the pyramids and found them both to be very interesting and well presented, but thought the price was very high for what we were offered. Esentially, each pyramid was like visiting part of a zoo and the price we paid was double or more what we would pay to visit the first class zoo in our... More 

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The rainforest pyramid is fantastic. The aquarium is on the small side. The butterfly gardens and landscaping is gorgeous. Palm Beach has a nice lazy river and small wave pool that was good to cool off in after a few hours of exploring.

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Vernon, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We were very pleased by the various activities at Moody Gardens. I purchased tickets online and was glad I did so we avoided a line for tickets by going to the "will call" window with only one couple ahead of us. We were able to do all of the activities easily in one day. We did not do the beach,... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Moody Gardens is a beautiful way to spend a day. We especially enjoyed the aquarium. The rain forest was very hot especially with the very hot weather that day. We took the 5 o'clock boat ride which was lovely with beverage service offered. Definitely would return.

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Beaumont, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

My 23 year old daughter and I spent a great day at Moody Gardens. This was not a first trip for us, but we continue to find new things to enjoy every time. We especially love the Aquarium and Rainforest pyramids and can just spend hours in each one. A highlight for us this visit was the zip line and... More 

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Additional Information about Moody Gardens

Address: One Hope Blvd., Galveston Island, TX 77554
Phone Number: +1 800-582-4673
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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