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Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier

2501 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7955
+1 855-789-7437
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Gotta see it. There is not much to dislike. Traffic can be an issue on side roads, but never not... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2017
melscar_2000
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Ada, Oklahoma
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Expensive, security made up own rules

It's $10.00 just to walk on the pier even if you don't ride anything. Then it's $4 per ride for... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2017
jwire25
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Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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2501 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7955
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Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

Gotta see it. There is not much to dislike. Traffic can be an issue on side roads, but never not found a parking spot.

Thank melscar_2000
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

It's $10.00 just to walk on the pier even if you don't ride anything. Then it's $4 per ride for littles. So for our family of 4 it's instantly $40.00 without riding. Then many rides require an adult to accompany so you can't just buy...More

Thank jwire25
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

We visited the pier while on vacation with our two toddlers. There's not much to do on the pier and you can easily be done in less than an hour. Recommend skipping it.

Thank Chris S
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

We have a large family with teens all the way down to 1 year olds. The teens bought an all day pass for $26.99. The day they went it was buy one get one half off. They could ride unlimited rides from 11:00am-10pm. They spent...More

Thank hnburgess
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

This place was so much fun! While it was a bit pricey (about $108 for a family of four with kids over 48" tall), it was definitely worth it. I would suggest going as soon as it opens because lines are much shorter for the...More

Thank MamaLikesToTravel16
Reviewed June 6, 2017

I wanted to ride the Ferris wheel at the end of the pier for my birthday. We got there right when it opened and paid $30 for two adults to get on the pier and ride the wheel. It was a novelty thing to do...More

1  Thank pnkgirl27
Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

We purchased a family four pack. It was all the rides we wanted to ride and it was $108. It's clean, well run, and the kids had fun! I do think the price was a little high especially since we didn't arrive until 4pm.

1  Thank natd2
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Small, but very clean and lines were short. Plenty of rides for a 4.5 year old to enjoy. Beautifully lit up at night.

1  Thank Joel O
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

We was just want to walk out on the pier and watch people enjoy the rides. To get out there it was 10 bucks per person and that isn't even riding any of the ride. We were wanting to play games and eat but not...More

1  Thank airplanetech
Reviewed May 31, 2017

The lifeguard at the nearby beach said a prayer for our wallet before we went to the Pleasure Pier. We paid $108.23 for two adults and two kids that are over the height of 48”. I had to pay $5 for locker rental when the...More

2  Thank AlphaRam
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Brenda Rauch B
November 2, 2017|
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Response from Tim O | Reviewed this property |
No animals on pier other than service animals
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Heaven L
May 26, 2017|
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Response from D H | Reviewed this property |
Yes! The beach is right beside the pier.
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angiinkc
April 3, 2017|
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Response from indoash | Reviewed this property |
Children 2 and under are free unless they want to ride a ride. Rides start at $4/ride. They have a nice double decker carousel. Also 48' and shorter prices we cheaper since they can't ride all the rides.
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