Galvestin Island

Beach life
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At 32 miles long and two-and-a-half miles wide, Galveston Island is surrounded with incredible history and unique beauty.

Just a short distance from Houston, this coastal city offers a dizzying array of fun family activities, historical architecture, fresh Gulf seafood, world-class attractions, and unforgettable cruises.

  • All the amenities of a big city, the accommodations of a resort destination, and the tight-knit friendliness of a small town

  • Robust housing market that offers something to suit any style and budget

  • Great location for vacation homes

  • Innovative public and charter schools

  • Multifaceted economic base offering myriad opportunities in an ever-increasing job market

  • Thriving performing and visual arts scene

  • Attractions for the entire family including Moody Gardens, Schlitterbahn Waterpark, the Kemah Boardwalk, and miles of sun-kissed beaches

  • Fantastic selection of restaurants and bars

  • An abundance of art galleries