Moody Gardens Attractions

Open November 17 - January 6

Join us for Festival of Lights, Ice Land: Pole to Pole, train rides, ice skating and more starting November 17 for our Holiday Season! For more information, click here

Nickelodeon's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Secrets of the Sewer - Opening September 29!

SpongeBob SubPants Adventure

Experience it now at the Discovery Pyramid!

Moody Gardens Golf Course: Play Now!

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

Aquarium Pyramid

Journey to New Depths in the
$37 Million transformed Aquarium Pyramid

Giant River Otter Encounter

See our Otter friends UP-CLOSE,

More info here!

Moody Gardens offers the following family friendly attractions and events: 

CLICK HERE to see latest attraction schedule

Please, note that Palm Beach is closed for the 2018 season, and the Ropes Course and Zipline Attraction are closed for maintenance until November 17th when Festival of Lights and Ice Land: Pole to Pole open.

*Hours, prices, show times and attraction availability are subject to change without notice.

People in Tunnel
Penguins

Aquarium Pyramid

Experience LIFE as you explore the oceans' depths in the Gulf of Mexico, South Atlantic, North Pacific, South Pacific and Caribbean.

Dive into the oceans of the world in a 1.5-million-gallon aquarium teeming with creatures from tuxedo-clad penguins to seals, stingrays, sharks and more!

New Exhibits and Improvements!

Open 365 Days a Year!

$31.95 Adult
$25.95 Child (ages 4-12)
$25.95 Senior (ages 65+)
Children 3 and under free.

(Included with Value Pass and Memberships)
Save $2 by purchasing Individual Attraction tickets online!

Click here to Buy Tickets

Hours:

November 17 - January 6
10:00AM - 8:00PM
Thanksgiving & Christmas Day:
12:00AM - 8:00PM

*Last entry one hour before close.

Cotton Top
Macaw

Rainforest Pyramid

Experience LIFE as you visit the rainforests of Asia, Africa and the Americas. Enjoy a rare, up-close and interactive experience with endangered plants such as the Corpse Flower and animals ranging from Giant Amazon River Otters to Saki Monkeys and an array of birds! See it all in one of the truest replicas of a real rainforest.

Open 365 Days a Year!

$24.95 Adult
$18.95 Child (ages 4-12)
$18.95 Senior (ages 65+)
Children 3 and under free.

(Included with Value Pass and Memberships)
Save $2 by purchasing Individual Attraction tickets online!

Click here to Buy Tickets

Hours:

November 17 - January 6
10:00AM - 8:00PM
Thanksgiving & Christmas Day:
12:00PM - 8:00PM

MG 3D Theater

Experience LIFE and be a part of the action!

Immerse yourself in the MG 3D Theater featuring the world’s first giant-screen 4K 6-Primary Laser Projection System. Already with the largest screen in Texas and top-of-the-line surround sound system, this state-of-the-art 3D viewing experience gives guests the best viewing experience in the world.

Open 365 Days a Year!

$11.95 Adult
$9.95 Child (ages 4-12)
$9.95 Senior (ages 65+)
Children 3 and under free
(Included with Value Pass and Memberships)
Save $2 by purchasing Individual Attraction tickets online!

Click here to Buy Tickets

Hours:

November 17 - January 6
Sunday - Thursday: 10:00AM - 9:00PM
Friday - Saturday: 10:00AM - 10:00PM

Thanksgiving & Christmas Day:
12:00PM - 10:00PM

CLICK HERE for Films & Show times

4D Special FX Theater

Experience LIFE and engage all of your senses!

3D projection, audio and show control systems along with wind, seat sensors, leg ticklers, scent, misters and snow put you in the action.

$11.95 Adult
$9.95 Child (ages 4-12)
$9.95 Senior (ages 65+)
Children 3 and under free
(Included with Value Pass and Memberships)
Save $2 by purchasing Individual Attraction tickets online!

Click here to Buy Tickets

Hours:

November 17 - January 6
Sunday - Thursday: 10:00AM - 9:00PM
Friday - Saturday: 10:00AM - 10:00PM

Thanksgiving & Christmas Day:
12:00PM - 10:00PM

CLICK HERE to see showtimes

Colonel Paddlewheel Boat

Experience LIFE with a little day cruise!   

Live the high-life on an hour-long cruise aboard a replica of an 1800s paddlewheel boat. Dinner and private cruises are available for groups of 65 or more (Weather permitting).

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*Please note that boarding begins 30 mins prior to sail, gates closing 10 mins prior to sail.

$12.95 Adult
$10.95 Child (ages 4-12)
$10.95 Senior (ages 65+)
Children 3 and under free
(Included with Value Pass and Memberships)
Save $2 by purchasing Individual Attraction tickets online!

CLICK HERE for Dinner Cruises information

Click here to Buy Tickets

Hours:

November 17 - January 6 » 2:00 p.m, 4:00 p.m, 7:00 p.m.
November 17 » 2:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m. only due to a Private Event

*Please note: Cruise times subject to change due to weather conditions. Please call 409-683-4200 to check schedule status.

SpongeBob SubPants Adventure

Located in the Discovery Pyramid

Dive Into Adventure! On this wild and silly deep-sea submarine voyage, YOU choose the destination and YOU interact with your hapless captain -- Patrick Star! Plunge into a world of immersive 3D media, a torrent of special effects and a nonstop whirlwind of surprises! With an improvised, real time interaction with Patrick Star, and varying destinations, your adventure is never the same twice.

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$14.95 Adult
$12.95 Child (ages 4-12)
$12.95 Senior (ages 65+)
Children 3 and under free
(Included with Value Pass and Memberships)
Save $2 by purchasing Individual Attraction tickets online!

Click here to Buy Tickets

Hours:

November 17 - January 6
12 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

 

DISCOVERY MUSEUM



NICKELODEON'S TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES: SECRETS OF THE SEWER

After three decades of battling evil and exemplifying teamwork, the beloved Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles  will appear in our Discovery Museum! The four funny “heroes in a half–shell” will share life lessons and team-building skills with their crime-fighting tactics in Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles™: Secrets of the Sewer™

$14.95 Adult
$12.95 Child (ages 4-12)
$12.95 Senior (ages 65+)
Children 3 and under free.
(Included with Value Pass and Memberships)

HOURS:

November 17 - November 21
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thanksgiving Day:
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
November 23 - December 20:
Sunday - Thursday >> 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday >> 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
December 21 - January 5:
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
December 25:
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
January 6:
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

*Last entry one hour before close.

Ropes Course & Zip Line

-CLOSED UNTIL NOVEMBER 17 DUE TO MAINTENANCE-

Experience Life in this unique seaside challenge

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 or take it to a whole new level with a round trip on the Zip Line.

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$20.00 Sky Trail® Explorer Ropes Course
$5.00 Sky Tykes™ Ropes Course (for children 48" and under)
(Ropes Course Included with Value Pass and Memberships)

$20.00 Zip Line Round trip
$30.00 Ropes Course & Zip Line Combo

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Hours:

November 17 - January 6
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thanksgiving Day & Christmas Day:
2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

*Last entry one hour before close

PALM BEACH

Closed for 2018 Season

Grab your sunglasses and sink your toes in the white sand. Galveston’s favorite summer hangout, Palm Beach, is now better than ever. You and your family will love relaxing on the lazy river, our 18-foot tower slides and wave pool.

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$23.95 adult, $18.95 senior (65+), $18.95 child (4-12), children 3 and under free
(Included with Value Pass and Memberships) 

Season Schedule:
Closed for 2018 Season

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Seasonal Attractions

ICE LAND: POLE-TO-POLE

NOVEMBER 17, 2018 - JANUARY 6, 2019

Moody Gardens takes the holidays to a whole new level of cool! A skilled team of master ice carvers has taken 2 million pounds of ice to create your festive journey from the North to South Pole. See polar bears, penguins, humpback whales, snowy owls, walrus and of course reindeer! Glide down the giant glacier slide and enjoy a festive drink inside an igloo at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

November 23 - December 20:
Sunday - Thursday >> 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday >> 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
December 21 - January 5:
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
December 25:
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
January 6:
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS

NOVEMBER 17, 2018 - JANUARY 6, 2019

As one of the largest holiday celebrations in the region, Festival of Lights has become a holiday tradition for families and groups alike. Enjoy more than one million lights within 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment. You can also skate around on the area’s only outdoor ice skating rink (bring your own skates or rentals available for $8), try out our Arctic Slide or take pictures with Santa.

November 23 - December 20:
Sunday - Thursday >> 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday >> 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
December 21 - January 5:
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
December 25:
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
January 6:
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

*Hours, prices, show times and attraction availability are subject to change without notice.