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Moody Gardens

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“palm beach”(227 reviews)
Surrounded by vivid colors and wildlife from across the globe, you're immediately engaged at the Rainforest and Aquarium Pyramids. Moments later, you're transported via state-of-the-art imagery and sound at the MG3D Theater with the world's first...more
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1 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8928
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Reviewed yesterday

First, we thought this was quite expensive. There are several things to do but if you go to the tropical rain forest area when it is dark outside it is completely dark inside and you see no animals. Several of the displays in the aquarium...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank theheatonfamily
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Crista was our server today for a quick refill on food and drinks both. She was more professional and was more acquainted with etiquette than many servers I’ve had at Michelin Star establishments. The food was great, as well. Great job! Highly recommend!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Good Aquarium. Well laid out. Gift shop of course. Ample parking. Multi level with ramps. Other attractions near.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ArizonaReadytogo
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We ended up buying the value pass for the day which is an all inclusive pass. Kind of pricey @ $70. But if you try to price them out individually it works out about the same, if not a little more. The exhibits are all...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank shaem2014
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took my family to the lights and ice land. It was nice but i also paid for a 4D movie and they closed it 45 early with no warning. So when me and my family went to watch it we saw it was closed and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Traeg1995
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went with friends to the Festival of Lights at Moody Gardens and the ICE Land attraction! WOW! It was ALL BEAUTIFUL! We really don’t like crowds so went on a Monday night and it was not crowded and the tickets were cheaper as well!...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Vande97
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had fun here when we visited. We went to the aquarium and it was a very nice aquarium. We got to pet stingrays and moon jellyfish, which was a first for me. We went to the rainforest pyramid too. Howevet, we went at night...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 106nicole
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have had a year pass for the past 6 or so years. We e joy it as a couple and with family. It never gets old. There are many interesting and ever changing things to do and see. Totally enjoyable

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank K9972DWmariem
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a great time with the grandkids (4 & 8). The walk in beach pool was lots of fun and the lazy river was the kids favorite. The theatre was really cool too. Plenty to keep everyone happy and busy but a little pricey.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Butch S
Reviewed 5 days ago

We really loved this place! The staff was very friendly and helpful especially the dining staff! Thank you

Date of experience: September 2018
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December 11, 2018|
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Response from 2020go | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. The system was down so we couldn’t buy online. I would call their customer service and get exact instructions of where to go. Also there are TWO lines to get checked in. There was a really long line on the right and... More
Marjorie H
December 7, 2018|
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Response from althea73401 | Reviewed this property |
Im sorry, I was there in the summertime. If you call the front desk,. they are very gracious about answering questions.
September 13, 2018|
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Response from ClareBear5532 | Reviewed this property |
Oh, yes! Lots of beautiful things to photograph, too!