Galveston Historical Foundation

The Queen’s Feast : Dickens on The Strand

AN EVENING FIT FOR QUEEN AND KING! Dickens on The Strand favorite returns! The Queen’s Feast features a four-course meal, a special reading from Ollie Dickens of A Christmas Carol, a champagne toast to...

WWI Physicians of Galveston

The University of Texas Medical Branch will hold a marker dedication ceremony in recognition of WWI physicians of Galveston, on Friday, November 8 at 1:30 p.m. at Old Red, 914 Strand Street. This marker...

Bishop’s Palace Awarded Texas Preservation Trust Fund Matching Grant

GHF’s 1892 Bishop’s Palace was recently awarded over $66,000 from the Texas Historical Commission (THC) through their Texas Preservation Trust Fund (TPTF) matching grant.



Dickens on The Strand Entertainers

Dickens on The Strand

DICKENS ON THE STRAND RETURNS – DECEMBER 6-8! Brush off your bowlers and prepare your petticoats as Galveston Historical Foundation presents the 46th annual Dickens on The Strand. Held the first weekend in December, the...

Bishop’s Palace Christmas Tours

Step into the 1892 Bishop's Palace for this special tour highlighting the National Historic Landmark's holiday decorations! Featuring six Christmas trees, live greenery, Poinsettias and more, you'll learn about the...

Champagne Reception : Dickens on The Strand

Each year, Dickens on The Strand invites descendants of the festival’s namesake to the island. Welcome them with a special Dickens Champagne Reception, held in the 1892 Bishop's Palace on Thursday, December 5 from 6...

Travis Linville

Travis Linville Acoustic at 1858 St. Joe’s

gifted instrumentalist and songwriter, acclaimed musician Travis Linville will perform at 7 p.m. at the 1858 St. Joseph’s Church, 2202 Avenue K, on Wednesday, January 15. Tickets are $20 per person and available...

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