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Galveston Historical Foundation

New Year’s Day Open House at the 1892 Bishop’s Palace

n January 1st GHF celebrates the New Year at Bishop’s Palace with free admission 1 pm-3 pm. Complimentary champagne will be served for attendees. The tradition of an open house at the property started in 1893...

Battle of Galveston Walking Tour

Join historian, Ed Cotham, for a walking tour of the Battle of Galveston as he shares its history and offers access to view it from rare locations.

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...

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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 Tour

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...

Battle of Galveston

Battle of Galveston Walking Tour

Join historian, Ed Cotham, for a walking tour of the Battle of Galveston as he shares its history and offers access to view it from rare locations.

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