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1892 Bishop’s Palace

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1402 Broadway Avenue J
Galveston, TX 77550 United States

November 2019

Basement to Attic Tours

November 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on October 12, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on November 9, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on November 23, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on December 14, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on December 21, 2019 at 11:00 am

1892 Bishop’s Palace, 1402 Broadway Avenue J
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
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$30
1892 Bishop's Palace Basement to Attic Tours

Offering participants a rare look into parts of the 1892 home that are typically off-limits, the Bishop's Palace Basement to Attic Tour features Mrs. Gresham’s studio. An exclusive third-floor view to a truly one of a kind panoramic of the Gulf of Mexico. Built of stone and steel for the railroad magnate Walter Gresham and his family, this famous house was designed by Nicholas Clayton, Galveston’s premier Victorian-era architect. Bishop’s Palace is recognized as one of America’s finest examples of…

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Basement to Attic Tours

November 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on September 21, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on September 28, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on October 12, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on November 9, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on November 23, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on December 14, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on December 21, 2019 at 11:00 am

1892 Bishop’s Palace, 1402 Broadway Avenue J
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
+ Google Map
$30
1892 Bishop's Palace Basement to Attic Tours

Offering participants a rare look into parts of the 1892 home that are typically off-limits, the Bishop's Palace Basement to Attic Tour features Mrs. Gresham’s studio. An exclusive third-floor view to a truly one of a kind panoramic of the Gulf of Mexico. Built of stone and steel for the railroad magnate Walter Gresham and his family, this famous house was designed by Nicholas Clayton, Galveston’s premier Victorian-era architect. Bishop’s Palace is recognized as one of America’s finest examples of…

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December 2019

Dickens Meet ‘n Greet & Champagne Reception

December 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
1892 Bishop’s Palace, 1402 Broadway Avenue J
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
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Join us as we welcome this year's Dickens descendants Oliver 'Ollie' Dickens, Lucinda Dickens Hawksley, and Jane Dickens Monk to the 46th annual Dickens on The Strand! This special meet and greet will be held in the 1892 Bishop's Palace and is your first opportunity to welcome visiting Dickens descendants, purchase their various books and have them signed. Complimentary champagne, wine, and hors d'oeuvres will also be served.

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The Dickens Soiree

December 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
1892 Bishop’s Palace, 1402 Broadway Avenue J
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
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$80

Featuring specialty acts, award-winning performers and a carefully curated food and drink menu, this kickoff to the annual festival is not to be missed! Held at the breathtaking 1892 Bishop’s Palace, attendees will enjoy live music, a special aerial acrobatics performance, and appearances by special guests.

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Basement to Attic Tours

December 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on September 21, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on September 28, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on October 12, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on November 9, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on November 23, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on December 14, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on December 21, 2019 at 11:00 am

1892 Bishop’s Palace, 1402 Broadway Avenue J
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
+ Google Map
$30
1892 Bishop's Palace Basement to Attic Tours

Offering participants a rare look into parts of the 1892 home that are typically off-limits, the Bishop's Palace Basement to Attic Tour features Mrs. Gresham’s studio. An exclusive third-floor view to a truly one of a kind panoramic of the Gulf of Mexico. Built of stone and steel for the railroad magnate Walter Gresham and his family, this famous house was designed by Nicholas Clayton, Galveston’s premier Victorian-era architect. Bishop’s Palace is recognized as one of America’s finest examples of…

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Basement to Attic Tours

December 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on September 21, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on September 28, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on October 12, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on November 9, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on November 23, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on December 14, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on December 21, 2019 at 11:00 am

1892 Bishop’s Palace, 1402 Broadway Avenue J
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
+ Google Map
$30
1892 Bishop's Palace Basement to Attic Tours

Offering participants a rare look into parts of the 1892 home that are typically off-limits, the Bishop's Palace Basement to Attic Tour features Mrs. Gresham’s studio. An exclusive third-floor view to a truly one of a kind panoramic of the Gulf of Mexico. Built of stone and steel for the railroad magnate Walter Gresham and his family, this famous house was designed by Nicholas Clayton, Galveston’s premier Victorian-era architect. Bishop’s Palace is recognized as one of America’s finest examples of…

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