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Rio 4-D

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Penguins 3D

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EXPERIENCE LIFE AT MOODY GARDENS®, GALVESTON ISLAND!

WORK OR PLAY, THE TROPICAL SPLENDOR SURROUNDS YOU IN THIS LITTLE PIECE OF PARADISE

PLAN YOUR VISIT

EXPLORE the ocean and meet penguins, sharks and more at the Aquarium Pyramid®.

ENJOY an authentic rainforest adventure and close encounters with free-roaming monkeys, macaws and other endangered animals and plants at the Rainforest Pyramid®.

LEARN about the mysteries of science at the Discovery Museum® or IMMERSE yourself at the MG 3D Theater, 4D Theater and Ridefilm Theater.

EMBARK on a Colonel Paddlewheel Boat cruise, HAVE FUN during the summer at the lazy river, wave pool and more at Palm Beach, Galveston's only white sand beach or LIGHT up the holidays with the Festival of Lights

RELAX and indulge in a little island time at the beautiful Moody Gardens® Hotel or take on a new CHALLENGE at the Moody Gardens Golf Course.

Moody Gardens® is a public, non-profit educational destination utilizing nature in the advancement of rehabilitation, conservation, recreation, and research.

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Aquarium Pyramid Aerial View
Aquarium Pyramid Caribbean Tunnel
Rainforest Pyramid View
Rainforest Pyramid Macaw Pond
Discovery Pyramid View
Discovery Pyramid: RideFilm Theater
Real Pirates Exhibition
MG 3D Theater
Colonel Paddlewheel Boat
Moody Gardens Golf Course
Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa & Convention Center

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Upcoming Events

Apr
Tue
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Senior Tuesday
Moody Gardens

Senior Tuesday

When: 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Anyone 65+ years old can visit Moody Gardens for just $5 per attraction, per senior citizen

*Restrictions may apply. Call 800-582-4673 for more information.

SENIOR RISE & SHINE SPECIAL AT MOODY GARDENS GOLF COURSE: Seniors 65+ can play before 10am Tuesday and Thursday for only $20, including cart. Call 409-683-4653 for tee time.

May
Sat
03
Demo Day
Moody Gardens Golf Course

Demo Day

When: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens Golf Course

Representatives from Titleist, Callaway and Ping will be at the Driving Range with all the latest technologies for you to try out! If you have been thinking about getting new clubs, or just curious about the new products available, this day is for you! For more information, contact PGA Professional, Rick Christ, at 409.683.1201 or rchrist@moodygardens.org.

May
Sat
03
Ropes Course Zip Line Opens

Ropes Course Zip Line Opens

When: 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where:

Challenge your agility, balance and strength as you encounter the five-tier Sky Trail® Ropes Course, the tallest Steel Ropes Course on the Gulf Coast! Ranging from Criss-Cross Tight Ropes to Burma Buckets, the 71-foot Ropes Course is filled with 48 fascinating obstacles suitable for the whole family to enjoy. Each participant is outfitted with a full body harness and a safety lanyard or sling line. This unique system also allows participants to choose their path through the course while going at their own pace with the ability to pass other participants at each platform.

Children between the ages of 2 through 7 can even take on an adventure of a smaller scale on the Sky Tykes™ Ropes Course that is appropriate for those who are 48 inches and under. The open course design allows for easy parent participation for any level of assistance needed. Parents can walk along side their child or simply step back and watch the smiles grow.

Thrill seekers can now take adventure to a whole new level at the Moody Gardens Zip Line. Snap into your harness and step to the edge of the zip line platform and glide over Palm Beach and the Lazy River 50 ft. in the air for a bird’s eye view of the Moody Gardens pyramids and tropical gardens

CLICK HERE for more information

May
Sat
03
2014 Oleander Festival
Moody Gardens Visitor Center

2014 Oleander Festival

When: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens Visitor Center

Keep The Oleander Garden Park blooming by attending the 2014 Oleander Festival May 3rd & 4th, 10:00am/4:00pm each day, at Moody Gardens Visitors Center.

This years feature: THE GRAND OLEANDER SALE, over 27 varieties of drought,salt and wind resistant oleanders that will grow into large, dwarf or mid size in a wide array of colors.

Also available will be sub-tropical plant vendors and activities for children each day from noon until 2pm.

The Oleander Garden Park is located at 2624 Sealy and is open every day 10am to 4pm.

CLICK HERE for more information

May
Sun
04
2014 Oleander Festival
Moody Gardens Visitor Center

2014 Oleander Festival

When: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens Visitor Center

Keep The Oleander Garden Park blooming by attending the 2014 Oleander Festival May 3rd & 4th, 10:00am/4:00pm each day, at Moody Gardens Visitors Center.

This years feature: THE GRAND OLEANDER SALE, over 27 varieties of drought,salt and wind resistant oleanders that will grow into large, dwarf or mid size in a wide array of colors.

Also available will be sub-tropical plant vendors and activities for children each day from noon until 2pm.

The Oleander Garden Park is located at 2624 Sealy and is open every day 10am to 4pm.

CLICK HERE for more information

May
Tue
06
Senior Tuesday
Moody Gardens

Senior Tuesday

When: 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Anyone 65+ years old can visit Moody Gardens for just $5 per attraction, per senior citizen

*Restrictions may apply. Call 800-582-4673 for more information.

SENIOR RISE & SHINE SPECIAL AT MOODY GARDENS GOLF COURSE: Seniors 65+ can play before 10am Tuesday and Thursday for only $20, including cart. Call 409-683-4653 for tee time.

May
Sat
10
Birding 101
Aquarium Pyramid Lobby

Birding 101

When: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Where: Aquarium Pyramid Lobby

 Presented by Moody Gardens and Galveston Island Nature Tourism Council, Birding 101 is a series of free classes designed to educate and excite people about the tremendous variety of bird life routinely seen around Galveston Island.

May
Sat
10
Palm Beach Opens Weekends Only
Palm Beach

Palm Beach Opens Weekends Only

When: 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Palm Beach

Start your summer with a splash as Moody Gardens’ Palm Beach opens weekends beginning May 10 before opening daily for summer vacation season on June 7. Sink your feet into our soft white sandy beaches or cool off in our 650-foot lazy river with over 60 interactive points to spray your friends as they float along.

CLICK HERE for more information

May
Tue
13
Senior Tuesday
Moody Gardens

Senior Tuesday

When: 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Anyone 65+ years old can visit Moody Gardens for just $5 per attraction, per senior citizen

*Restrictions may apply. Call 800-582-4673 for more information.

SENIOR RISE & SHINE SPECIAL AT MOODY GARDENS GOLF COURSE: Seniors 65+ can play before 10am Tuesday and Thursday for only $20, including cart. Call 409-683-4653 for tee time.

May
Sat
17
Birding 201
Aquarium Pyramid Lobby

Birding 201

When: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Where: Aquarium Pyramid Lobby

Birding 201 classes will allow participants, led by an instructor, to visit areas on the island and spy some of the tremendous variety of birds here. Classes are held from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Participants should meet in the Aquarium Pyramid lobby. The cost for the class is $5, and Moody Gardens® will provide the transportation. Birding 201 classes will be offered the third Saturday of each month. To reserve a spot, please call 409-683-4101 no later than the Wednesday prior to the Saturday class.

May
Sat
17
Seaside Saturday

Seaside Saturday

When: 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Where:

Celebrate the ocean at Moody Gardens with Seaside Saturdays every third Saturday of the month. Guests will have the chance to participate in themed days, which range from special pirate events, aquarium diver presentations, penguin activities, seaside ropes course challenges to arts and crafts based on your favorite characters from the new Rio 4D film. 

May
Tue
20
Senior Tuesday
Moody Gardens

Senior Tuesday

When: 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Anyone 65+ years old can visit Moody Gardens for just $5 per attraction, per senior citizen

*Restrictions may apply. Call 800-582-4673 for more information.

SENIOR RISE & SHINE SPECIAL AT MOODY GARDENS GOLF COURSE: Seniors 65+ can play before 10am Tuesday and Thursday for only $20, including cart. Call 409-683-4653 for tee time.

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