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Very nice and relaxing views

By first look you automatically think this is just a merchant store but it's more than just a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kenepo
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Fort Worth, Texas
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Best place to go to do some shopping!

I was lookig for a nice place to do some souvenir shopping right before we headed home, I was so... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
AmeWol
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Attica, Indiana
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2215 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7938
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

By first look you automatically think this is just a merchant store but it's more than just a merchant store. If you need or want to buy some gifts, drinks, food you can... but what I like the most of this place is the patio...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank kenepo
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was lookig for a nice place to do some souvenir shopping right before we headed home, I was so sad I didn't make this one of our first stops! They have the neatest shop and quality items! It's hard to find a quality shop...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank AmeWol
Reviewed March 14, 2019 via mobile

Right on the Seawall, Murdoch’s is a one stop shop for all kinds of souvenirs. There are also nice seating area on a deck and to watch the surf while the kids browse and shop the trinkets.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed December 25, 2018

If you can't find something here somethings wrong. Major real estate of tourist stuff. Worth just browsing around. The view is awesome you get a good view of the Pier and all the rides. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Need to see the joint...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JEBtravel2018
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

You cannot come to Galveston and not come shopping here. They have ever souvenir you need. So pretty! And you can have a beer and sit overlooking the water. What more do you need?

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 12, 2018

We had a small dog with us and asked if we could come in if we held him. They told us we were welcome to do that and we spent almost an hour looking at all the things they had. We bought a little kit...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TimBattleGroundWa
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Great collection of shells, a nice place to sit and watch the beach in the shade. Always crowded so be prepared.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank wmcbryde21
Reviewed October 23, 2018

Murdoch's is where you want to go if you need a souvenir, a shirt, a beer, whatever you want. Be sure to go sit on their deck and watch the waves roll in, it is very relaxing!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LEMMAR1968
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

This place has a large selection of tourist paraphernalia. Coffee mugs, t-shirts, plaques and trinkets. I was surprised that the two sides were not identical as far as merchandise. It’s an elevated building so it provides shade for beach goers to get out of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Medcare2005
Reviewed September 16, 2018

This is the best shop to spend some time in. Unique and cool beach and island items. You won't be able to help yourself and will have to buy something! Love all their items and its fun to just look. The store is huge and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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DarleneS910
November 1, 2017|
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Response from Amy_Hewitt77 | Reviewed this property |
We parked on a side road and walked up to the shop. Not bad, just watch for no parking signs.
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Mollie N
June 24, 2017|
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Response from TexieTucson-Az | Reviewed this property |
Yes!! Go to their website
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Glenn P
August 6, 2015|
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Response from TexieTucson-Az | Reviewed this property |
Murdoch's is a gift shop, so there is no admission charge. You only pay for your purchases. Yes, young children will love looking at the various gifts. There's something for everyone, regardless of age.
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