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Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast

2313 Harborside Dr, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1568
+1 409-762-6677
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We saw a pirate sitting on a bench looking at his cell phone

We saw a pirate sitting on a bench looking at his cell phone.Who wrote these other reviews? Just a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Edwin G
Very good, the whole family liked it a lot

We took the kid after school and weren't really expecting much but it turned out to be great. The... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2017
Calmday
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  • Excellent34%
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  • Average22%
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2313 Harborside Dr, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1568
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw a pirate sitting on a bench looking at his cell phone.Who wrote these other reviews? Just a bunch of painted stuff on the walls and floor. Our 9 year grandson was bored, and we were the only people there. I am BOI and...More

Thank Edwin G
Reviewed October 20, 2017

We took the kid after school and weren't really expecting much but it turned out to be great. The exhibit is very well done and informative. The exibit focuses on to Jean Lafitte who was a pirate that spent a lot of time in Galveston...More

Thank Calmday
PIRATESandGHOSTS, Owner at Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for your review. So happy to hear you had a great time with the kids and took the time to provide a review for us. Hope we can see you again soon Regards, Jay - Ringmaster Pirates and Ghosts Galveston Island,...More

Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

This place was super cool!!!! Very interesting information. I love how they try to get everyone included in the whole experience. The directions to tour she ship was a little confusing but it was ok to go through it more than once.More

Thank unknown5300
PIRATESandGHOSTS, Owner at Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We appreciate the feedback. The best part of the exhibit is you are free to roam around at your own pace in any direction you want. We try very hard to have something for everyone to enjoy Thank you for...More

Reviewed August 20, 2017

Took 11 year old and 4 year old here. Have made a lot of improvements since our last visit 4 years ago. The 11 year old really enjoyed having the listening tour and absolutely LOVED the scavenger hunt!! The prizes were a lil cheesy but...More

Thank Denise T
PIRATESandGHOSTS, Owner at Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. New owners since Oct 2016 have made a lot of improvements to the exhibit and thank you for noticing and coming back to see us. The "sound pistols" have really added a level of interactivity that people truly enjoy. Glad...More

Reviewed August 11, 2017

Included audio tour included gives good information about Jean LaFitte in Galveston and pirate life in general. The trail within the museum is well planned. The displays, however, leave MUCH to be desired. LaFitte was supposed to be a dashing lady's man. Ugh! The mannequin...More

Thank Donna E
PIRATESandGHOSTS, Owner at Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for the feedback. Our body molds of the pirates are very lifelike and and since this attraction is next door to our year round haunted house, people do think they see them blinking and such. The body mold of Jean was...More

Reviewed July 24, 2017

Very informative and even held the teenagers attention. Lead some interesting facts. Buy the combo tickets.

Thank tbone692
PIRATESandGHOSTS, Owner at Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. We agree, the combo ticket is the best deal and provides lots of fun for the family. Glad to hear the teenagers had fun as well. Hope to see you again soon Jay, Ringmaster Pirates and Ghosts Galveston Island, TX

Reviewed July 9, 2017

This tour was awesome. Very informative and interesting. Love any history about pirates and their lives. I was a pirate at Texas Renaissance Festival for 4 years. Lots of fun. The audio devices we used during the tour worked flawlessly. Each and every item I...More

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PIRATESandGHOSTS, Owner at Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so happy you enjoyed your time with us and thank you so much for leaving us a review. The "sound pistols" have provided a whole new level of interactivity since we added them last fall. Thank you for the feedback on them. We...More

Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

This was a great adventure! It wasn't a long drawn out tour. We took an 11 and 12 yr old boys and they really enjoyed it. We only did the pirate tour since half of us don't like haunted houses.

Thank Molly Z
PIRATESandGHOSTS, Owner at Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for the positive review. We are happy you enjoyed your time with us. Hope to see you again soon. Jay, Ringmaster Pirates and Ghosts Galveston Island, TX

Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

Omg...my husband and I had so much fun! You have to do both attractions; learning about the pirates and the haunted house. Fun times!!!!More

1  Thank Genia H
PIRATESandGHOSTS, Owner at Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2017

Thank you for you 5 star review. We are so pleased to hear you had a good time. We work hard to ensure our guests have a memorable experience with us. Galveston has so many neat things to see and do, we appreciate that you...More

Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

*This is my review of both attractions located at the same place. We were on a weekend in Galveston and came upon this place while walking around. It was a fun and interesting stop. The haunted part is very well acted. Ben and Shelby do...More

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PIRATESandGHOSTS, Owner at Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2017

Thank you so much for the nice review of our attractions. We have worked very hard to make them enjoyable and entertaining. It is especially nice to hear great things about our staff. Glad you enjoyed the "sound pistols" at Pirates. It makes the guest...More

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