3606 89th Street
Galveston, TX 77554
Phone: (409) 741-9977
Fax: (409) 741-9988
Galveston County Historical Museum
Mo to Sa from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM,Su from 12:00 PM to 04:00 PMVisit this popular museum to explore the historical highlights of Galveston Island's magnificent past. Located inside a former private bank building (1919) that features artistic design and outstanding ceilings, the museum displays artifacts relating to agriculture, naval history, mercantile history and much more.Changing exhibits provide a broad view of what was once the state's largest and most affluent county. Caught up in the spell, you might even find yourself wanting to go searching for Karankawa artifacts on the beach when you leave. This place opens at 10am from Monday to Saturday and at 12pm on Sunday.