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Moody Gardens

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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.
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1 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8928
+1 800-582-4673

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited Moody Gardens to celebrate my 70th Birthday and had a fantastic time, as it was not crowded during the week. Stayed at Moody Gardens Hotel and was impressed at the modern, well-appointed room. No fridge but had coffee pot and makeup mirror on a...More

Thank Patsy H
Reviewed 3 days ago

All we went to was the aquarium which was very well done. It did smell a bit strong when we walked in but I got used to it. The penguin exhibit was the best one. We were able to see them being fed and get...More

1  Thank ssbeagle
Reviewed 3 days ago

I wrote a review back in 2009 which was a long time ago and this is my updated one. Moody Gardens has really improved a whole lot and added many new attractions since I have been here last such as seasonal attractions like Iceland, The...More

1  Thank Couragerous
Reviewed 4 days ago

We Love this place, always have a great time. If you have not gone to the Ice Sculptures I highly recommend doing so. Its pricey but worth every penny

Thank jaycesmith77
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We are annual pass holders and love coming to Galveston. We came the Friday after Thanksgiving it was jam packed. We made the best of it considering there was a group of almost 20. We had fun the ice sculptures are always a highlight for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

From the parking lot we could see the “gardens”was not maintaining it landscaping. Lots of overgrown shrubs and vegetation. Very low maintenance being done. The entrance is unattractive and showing signs of wear. The entire place is showing lots of wear and tear. However they...More

Thank water44
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been going to Moody Gardens for years - whenever we visit Texas. They have redone the aquarium pyramid, which has a bit less "stuff", but what they have is great, particularly the touch tanks. The rainforest pyramid is always fun, but the Ice...More

Thank ritasts
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our second year to do Moody Gardens at Christmas time with two young grandsons. We LOVED Iceland last year 2016 with the underwater theme - incredible ice carvings and designs like a submarine. Really amazing! This year the theme is the Rainforest and...More

Thank zinniaqueen
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have season passes because there is always something going on at Moody Gardens. The seasonal events are always fun and enjoyable for any age. From the summer live stage events and week end fireworks to the Iceland and Festival of Lights for the Holiday...More

Thank Emklimenko
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What better way to complete the Thanksgiving Holiday, then to go to Moody Gardens for Festival of Lights on Black Friday. So your thinking, why would anyone want to go to do such a thing? Well, for one thing why not? I enjoy investing my...More

1  Thank Yarnell M
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November 18, 2017|
Response from hawaiistomnd | Reviewed this property |
We have not seen any holiday shows yet this year but the magic show and the festival/trail of lights are must sees every year. Both are at Moody Gardens.
September 16, 2017|
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Response from 526kathyk | Reviewed this property |
It is best to call and talk with a rep they are very helpful and want you to be happy (within reason of course).
August 10, 2017|
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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