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Moody Gardens

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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...more
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1 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8928
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Moody Gardens has 3 amazing pyramids! My favorite by far is the Aquarium! All ages friendly. Staff: Helpful and friendly All Outdoor Areas: Clean and kept All Indoor Areas: Clean Public Restrooms: Clean Animals: Well cared for

Thank bossmomtravels
Reviewed 1 week ago

if you are going to be in Galveston. this has to be on the list to stop. So much fun for all ages even seniors

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Reviewed 1 week ago

There was 2 or 3 things (More for most) to do there. I would have liked to have seen more staff. But it was great!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here before a cruise. Moody Gardens will allow you to leave your car there while on a cruise and will shuttle you to the ship and back again. It’s a beautiful hotel with so much for a family to do...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Moody garden hotel and resort is a great place for families if you tour the Facilities. While our room had been updated, other rooms are in need of updating. There is a lazy river, ropes course, Water slides, aquarium, butterflies and imax.

Thank C7381MMrickm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a hidden gem I have put off visiting due to the price. So, I bought individual tickets to the Aquarium for frugality. Wow! Visiting on a weekday meant no crowds! Buying tickets online, which loaded to my cell phone, meant no waiting in...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was full of surprises. So many different attractions. It was a full on day though! Jam-packed with information. Great for the kids! We also did the Ice Land Tour... it was freezing, but definitely worth it!

Thank kdt217
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the aquarium and the rain forest - both were a bit spendy. We found the aquarium to be much more informative. Tip: Time your visit for feeding time - the seals and penguins are entertaining to watch.

Thank CCSWebWeaver
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I agree, it's expensive. But if you buy tickets. Season pass gives you unlimited visits, free access to a lot of activities. All three yaers what we lived in Galveston I had a a season pass. And it's a nice place to walk around with...More

Thank Natalia K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visit a lot of aquariums when traveling, so I had to stop by Moody Gardens. This is average aquarium. It has some neat features that small children will like, a couple touch pools. To me there seemed to be a lot of empty space...More

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September 13, 2018|
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Response from ClareBear5532 | Reviewed this property |
Oh, yes! Lots of beautiful things to photograph, too!
August 14, 2018|
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Response from Sherrie M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do give military discounts.
June 17, 2018|
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Response from Cary V | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t see that part of the gardens. Sorry.