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Address: Pier 19, Galveston, TX
Phone Number: 409/766-7827
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Good rainy day activity

Texas has an oil rich history and I have to say there is little I knew about oil rigs and off shore drilling prior to this visit and I am so thrilled I was able to go. We were... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 16, 2016
Jessica B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

Texas has an oil rich history and I have to say there is little I knew about oil rigs and off shore drilling prior to this visit and I am so thrilled I was able to go. We were cursed with rain but definitely salvaged the day at Pier 21. Plan to spend a lot of time here there is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Where else can you get on a real oil rig. I thought it was very interesting. If you're in oil country might just as well visit a rig.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2007

Hubby and I visited the Ocean Star while in Galveston for a business conference. This museum is operated by the Offshore Energy Center and is located at Galveston's Pier 19. We entered a small building that contains a gift shop where we paid our admission: $6 for adults, $5 for age 55 & older, $4 for students age 7-18, and... More 

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