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For an island that is no stranger to the strange, this Halloween season Galveston Historical Foundation is offering a breath-taking roster of uniquely created events for adult and youth alike. “The island is a treasure of haunted stories and spooky places,” states GHF Executive Director, Dwayne Jones. “Our rich history and fascinating buildings are ideal for a truly unique Halloween experience.”

Full Moon Tour
the 1892 Bishop’s Palace

Oct. 24 & Nov. 23 @ 8 p.m.
$30


Experience the beloved Bishop’s Palace in a whole new light! This special tour lets visitors explore the National Historic Landmark and see how this 1892 architectural gem takes on a completely different look at night.

RSVP HERE

Ghost Tours at the
1859 Ashton Villa

Oct. 26, 27 & 31 @ 7 & 8:15 p.m.
$30


Join your guide for a rare and unprecedented tour of the home as you hear about the early days of Galveston’s formation and exceptional life, and possible after-life, of the home’s Miss Bettie Brown.

RSVP HERE

Fall Sunset Cruises on Seagull II
Oct. 19, 20, 26, 27 & 31 5:30-7 p.m.
$20 Adults, $17 Youth (6-18), Children (5 & Under) Free


Enjoy a narrated exploration of Galveston’s historic bay on these special hour and a half long, BYOB cruises. Hear the haunted history of Galveston and the port along with unmatched sunsets and sightseeing.

RSVP HERE

Lanternlight Tours of the 1892 Bishop’s Palace
Oct. 26, 27 & 31 @ 7, 7:30, 8, & 8:30
$30


From bananas on board to whistling up a storm, this special hour long guided tour will delve into the supernatural world of nautical know-how!

RSVP HERE

Sailor’s Superstition’s Tour on the 1877 Tall Ship ELISSA
Oct. 31 @ 2 p.m.
$12 Adults, $9 Youth (6-18)


From bananas on board to whistling up a storm, this special hour long guided tour will delve into the supernatural world of nautical know-how!

RSVP HERE

1838 Menard House Trick or Treating
October 31 from 5-7 p.m.
FREE!


Galveston’s oldest residence opens its gates for one night of ghostly fun. Bring your kids by for treats. Free for all, be sure to bring your ghost hunting equipment!

FREE

One Response

  1. Dani

    Every year you would have the Ashton Villa house and there would be a Seance? Will you have it this year? I don’t see it.

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