THE 43rd ANNUAL GALVESTON HISTORIC HOMES TOUR – MAY 6, 7, 13 & 14, 2017
Galveston Historical Foundation opens the doors to Galveston’s architectural history through public tours of privately owned homes during its annual Galveston Historic Homes Tour. Large, small, and everything in between, the 2017 tour has something for everyone!
Tiny Historic Homes TourTour 6 tiny historic homes on this new tour! Each stop will feature specially selected food and craft beer pairings. One day only on Saturday, May 13!
1979 Ortiz “Time Capsule” Penthouse ToursEnjoy cocktails, craft beer and tour in the penthouse home of Frank and Blanche Ortiz. This incredibly preserved residence was last renovated in 1979 and has been immaculately maintained with the Las Vegas style of the owners and numerous personal exhibits from their fashion history.
Original Artwork AuctionThe 43rd anniversary of Galveston Historical Foundation’s Historic Homes Tour not only features ten fantastic island homes, it also will feature a special commemorative print highlighting the homes showcased on this year’s tour. This year’s original will also find a home with one lucky auction winner. Bidding is open and can be done below.
2017 TOUR HOMES PREVIEW
Take a sneak peak through the homes of the 43rd annual tour and make your plans to see this year’s offerings the first two weekends in May!
FIRST WEEKEND HIGHLIGHTS
Thanks to everyone who came out to make this year’s first weekend such a success! We’re looking forward to another weekend of great weather and homes.