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Aquarium Renovations: Wave 8

Jan 9 - May 26: AQUARIUM CLOSED
Grand Reveal: May 27, 2017!

Moody Gardens Golf Course: Play Now!

Spend the day on the green with our all-inclusive package! More Info

SpongeBob SubPants Adventure

Experience it now at the Discovery Pyramid!

Amazing Mighty Micro Monsters 3D: Now Playing!

Experience some MIGHTY creatures on the BIGGEST screen in TX!

Giant River Otter Encounter

See our Otter friends UP-CLOSE,

More info here!

Aquarium Renovations: Wave 8

Jan 9 - May 26: AQUARIUM CLOSED
Grand Reveal: May 27, 2017!

Dinosaurs in Motion Now Open!

Back from extinction! See Dinosaurs in Motion in the Discovery Pyramid! 

EXPERIENCE LIFE AT MOODY GARDENS®, GALVESTON ISLAND!

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

PLAN YOUR VISIT

Aquarium Closed January 9 - May 26, 2017

Grand Reveal May 27, 2017
Memorial Day Weekend

We're excited to announce a multi-phased renovation for the Aquarium Pyramid! Guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience. 

CLICK HERE for details and a complete schedule.

SPECIAL NOTICE: The Rainforest Pyramid will be closed March 20 - 25. We apologize for the inconvenience.   

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®.

CLIMB the  five-tier Sky Trail® Ropes Course and SOAR over Palm Beach on the Zip Line.

LEARN about the mysteries of science at the Discovery Museum® or IMMERSE yourself at the MG 3D Theater and 4D Theater. Go on an adventure with your favorite Bikini Bottomites during our SpongeBob SubPants Adventure.

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.

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.

Upcoming Events

CLICK HERE for list of annual events

Mar
Sun
26
SPECIAL PRESENTATION
MG3D Theater

SPECIAL PRESENTATION

When: 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM

Where: MG3D Theater

BRIAN BADGER OF THE CHEETAH CONSERVATION FUND
RSVP by March 25
$3.00 Donation Fee for Cheetah Conservation Fund. Register online at https://cheetahconservationevent.eventbrite.com.
Or $5.00 at the Door
Join us for a special presentation by Brian Badger in a lecture aimed at looking at the broader aspects of conservation. The lecture is entitled Diversity of Front-Line Conservation: “When Conservation Comes to You.” Badger serves as director of conservation and outreach at Cheetah Conservation Fund. Badger is passionate about enlightening people on the workings, aims and goals of frontline conservation

Apr
Sat
08
Boy Scout Merit Badge Day
The Learning Place

Boy Scout Merit Badge Day

When: 9:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: The Learning Place

Merit Badge Day offers boy scouts the opportunity to complete most of all of the requirements for a single badge in just one day! Please call 1-800-582-4673, ext. 4320 or e-mail us at scouts@moodygardens.org for more information or to register.

Workshops: Environmental, Fish & Wildlife, Bird Study  

Apr
Sat
15
Extravagant Eggs Pre-K Camp
The Learning Place

Extravagant Eggs Pre-K Camp

When: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Where: The Learning Place

Get ready for adventure as we discover the amazing world of animals during our Pyramid Kid’s Camps.  Campers will be introduced to the alphabet by incorporating its letters to different animals. Kids will learn about animals and their habitats through hands on exploration including making crafts, conducting experiments and playing games. Click here for upcoming camp dates. Click here for upcoming camp dates.

Have you seen our Extravagant Eggs?! 

For additional information or to register, please call 409-683-4325 or e-mail education@moodygardens.org. 

Apr
Sun
16
Easter in the Gardens
Moody Gardens Hotel

Easter in the Gardens

When: 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens Hotel

Free to the public, the Annual Easter Egg Hunts are scheduled, for children 9 years old and younger are invited to explore the Oleander Bowl in pursuit of eggs and treats. The Easter Bunny stops by for the fun as kids also play a variety of games for prizes and a petting zoo. In addition to all of the fun and excitement outdoors, Easter Buffet feasts will be available at both the Garden Restaurant and the Moody Gardens Hotel on Easter Sunday. Please visit www.moodygardens.org for menus, prices and reservation information.

Apr
Sat
22
Earth Day
Visitor Center

Earth Day

When: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Where: Visitor Center

Learn about the planet and what you can do to protect it with special “One Earth, One Choice” activities and presentations. Exhibits throughout the property will showcase some of the issues that pose a threat to the environment and wildlife. Enjoy keeper talks, learn about important environmental issues, and learn how to better protect the planet and all of the residents we share it with.

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Moody Gardens Attractions & Hotel
Aquarium Pyramid Aerial View
Aquarium Pyramid Caribbean Tunnel
Rainforest Pyramid View
Rainforest Pyramid Macaw Pond
Palm Beach
Ropes Course & Zip Line
Zip Line
Discovery Pyramid View
MG 3D Theater
Colonel Paddlewheel Boat
Moody Gardens Golf Course
Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa & Convention Center
Moody Gardens Golf Course

Web Cams

Online Photo Kiosk

Get your photo taken at Moody Gardens and you'll be handed a card with a code. With this code you can retrieve your photos onsite at any of our photo kiosks. Photos will be posted once a day online.

CLICK HERE to look up your photos*

For questions, email photosmgr@moodygardens.org

Groups

Special Event hosted by Moody Gardens

Whether it is a corporate event with a catered dinner, a group outing to visit the Moody Gardens attractions, or your child’s sixth birthday party with a surprise visit from a real penguin, the staff at Moody Gardens knows how to make your group event special and memorable. Special packages are available for groups of 20 or more.

Group Sales:

Jennifer Kinard at 1-800-582-4673 ext 4362
Bob Haggard at 1-800-582-4673 ext. 4203

Corporate Groups:

Quinnten Cleveland at 1-800-582-4673 ext. 4338

CLICK HERE for more information

 Get Involved

GET INVOLVED AT MOODY GARDENS BY VOLUNTEERING OR SUPPORTING OUR CONSERVATION EFFORTS

Volunteers at Moody Gardens

GET INVOLVED AT MOODY GARDENS BY VOLUNTEERING OR SUPPORTING OUR CONSERVATION EFFORTS

Here's How to Get Involved:

  • Volunteering (Adults, Teens, Corporate)
  • Hope Therapy Programs & Events
  • Venturing
  • Internships
  • Conservation Efforts

CLICK HERE for more information.