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Galveston Naval Museum

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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100 Seawolf Parkway Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We learned of this great WWII history from visitor center. Really liked the self-guided tour. So much to see!! Lady in gift shop so wonderful, lots to share

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank WhitneyFamily
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great visit - the submarine has a fascinating story, and the kids loved climbing around and touring the inside of the ships. Definitely worth the time and money and recommend a stop for anyone visiting the island!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Christian H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to Galveston many times and finally decided to check out the naval museum. It was actually a lot more fun than I anticipated. I was able to put myself in the shoes of the soldiers, while on the ship and submarine.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank latiffanys
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, so here is the deal. There is great submarine there that is just unbelievable how tight the quarters are, really you have to see for yourself. The ship is HUGE and you really have to be in good shape to see a lot of...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank C5534FTlisab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gotta put too many words here to make it post review. It is a enjoyable experience to visit this atrraction.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Jrhea65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great visit, had some spare time from work trip and spent a few hours walking around this Naval Museum.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank FrancoisD1275
Reviewed July 16, 2019 via mobile

My son love for history is impressive and he loves to visit every history museum he could lay his eyes on. My husband and I love seeing our kids learn about our world. Will definitely recommend this place to everyone.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 9, 2019 via mobile

You’d think that if a person made a donation to the museum you’d at least get a giving receipt, as promised. I asked four times, but all I hear are cricket sounds!More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank ltcajh2014
Urs S, Public Relations Manager at Galveston Naval Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2019

Im so sorry that you haven't gotten a response.. We just had our Executive Director resign so we may have had some replies fall through the cracks. Please email us at info@cavallahistoricalfoundation.org and we will happily get you a donation receipt. Thank you so much...More

Reviewed July 7, 2019

a must see for anyone interested in naval history. a great hands on experience inside a sub and destroyer

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Scott J
Reviewed July 2, 2019

This was an awesome experience. Loved getting to tour this place and you can just feel the history! To read about all the sacrifices made for this country will touch your heart. It gives you a lot to think about and reflect on!

Date of experience: June 2019
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Mathew S
July 13, 2019|
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Response from Ken R | Reviewed this property |
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Stephanie C
January 6, 2018|
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Response from Ralph P | Reviewed this property |
No. Getting on and going through the submarine and the destroyer require stairs, even ladders. The US Navy did not worry about ADA in WW II.
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