Visiting Galveston and looking for the perfect book, gift or specialty item? Galveston Historical Foundation offers numerous locations for you to find just what you’re looking for! Stop in next time you’re in the neighborhood and say hi, we’d love to see you!

EIGHTEEN SEVENTY ONE

Purchases made at Eighteen Seventy One go towards GHF’s mission of preserving and revitalizing the architectural and maritime heritage of Galveston Island. In addition to information on all GHF events, programs and attractions, the store is also the exclusive distributor for WoodWick & RibbonWick Candles and Kitras Art Glass. The store also carries antique jewelry from Grandmother’s Buttons, Jack Black and numerous vintage children’s games and toys. A large selection of Galveston related books are also on hand as well as a fantastic selection of items for house and home.

LOCATION & PHONE

2002 Strand
409-497-2746

HOURS

Closed Tuesday & Wednesday
Sun – Fri : 11 am – 5 pm
Sat : 10 am – 6 pm

Please note: Eighteen Seventy One will close on November 4-5, and will also be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas day and New Year’s Day.

THE SHOP AT THE PALACE

Visit The Shop At The Palace where you will find many one-of-a-kind kind items. We have the largest selection of Galveston and Texas history books on the island. Also, you will find Galveston Historical Foundation Dickens on the Strand and Historic Homes Tour merchandise. We carry an array of Victorian-themed items, Tokyo Milk, Poo-Pourii, RibbonWick and Bishop’s Palace souvenirs, Christmas books, magnets, spoons, ornaments and thimbles, locally made candles and jewelry, and a great selection of Galveston Island Coffee and related items.

LOCATION & PHONE

1402 Broadway
409-762-2475

HOURS

Sun – Fri: 10 am – 5 pm
Sat: 10 am – 6 pm

TEXAS SEAPORT MUSEUM

The Texas Seaport Museum Gift Shop features a wide array of nautically themed gifts and souvenirs.

LOCATION & PHONE

2100 Harborside at Pier 21
409-763-1877

HOURS

Daily: 10 am – 5 pm

ARCHITECTURAL SALVAGE WAREHOUSE

The Architectural Salvage Warehouse (ASW) is located on the first floor of the 1940 Sears Building located at the intersection of 23rd and Broadway.  ASW sells historic building materials for the repair, rehabilitation, and preservation of Galveston’s built environment.  All proceeds from our warehouse go towards operating funds for GHF Preservation and Conservation.

LOCATION & PHONE

2228 Broadway
409-750-9108

HOURS

Wed – Sat: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

PIER 21 THEATER

Pier 21 Theater features a fantastic selection of hurricane and weather related books, pirate inspired gifts and information on Galveston’s rich immigration history. Located steps away from the Texas Seaport Museum, make sure you stop by and see these great offerings for yourself the next time you’re visiting Galveston’s historic bay!

LOCATION & PHONE

2100 Harborside Drive
409-763-8808

HOURS

Dailyi: 10 am – 5 pm