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Galveston County Historical Museum

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Address: 123 25th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
Phone Number: 409 766 2340
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A Page in History!

Great film depicting the aftermath of the worst hurricane in history! Well worth the admission price!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Great film depicting the aftermath of the worst hurricane in history! Well worth the admission price!

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Elgin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Go visit before touring the Island. They will answer your questions, make suggestions and tell you interesting facts.

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sarasota, florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2012

Galveston is full of amazing history......one of the richest cities in the country at the turn of the 20th century, wiped out by the 1900 storm and the development of the Houston Ship Channel--Galveston today is a laid back tourist town with great beaches--and when the sun gets too hot, head down to the historic district to tour gorgeous homes... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2011

This place has some interesting things! I read about lit houses & here there is a lens from an old lit house!

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Germantown, MD
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2011

Stop here first before touring. Made wonderful suggestions for lunch and things to do with bored teen.

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Dallas, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2009

I have enjoyed touring the Galveston County Historical Museum downtown in the past years. It was a rainy afternoon on a recent visit, so we decided to go spend some time at the museum. Much to our disappoint, there was sign in the window stating that the museum had been moved to a new location due to Hurricane Ike. If... More 

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Waco, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2009

The Galveston County Historical Museum is a must, especially if you know nothing of the history of the area. It's free, it's air-conditioned and very informative. Great exhibits.

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Address: 123 25th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
Phone Number: 409 766 2340
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston

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