Todays Hours

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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Open Daily November 17 – January 6

VALUE DAYS: Save $5! Sunday – Thursday through Dec. 20 (Excludes Thanksgiving)

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Value Days Hours:
Ice Land: 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Festival of Lights:  6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Regular Hours:
Ice Land:  10 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Festival of Lights: 6 p.m. - 11 p.m.

Thanksgiving & Christmas Hours, December 25
Ice Land:  12 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Festival of Lights: 6 p.m. - 11 p.m.

Value Days: Sunday - Thursday through December 20th (excluding Thanksgiving Day)
*Only applicable on marked pricings*

Best Deal: Evening Pass


Rainforest, Discovery & Aquarium Pyramids, 3D & 4D Theaters, Arctic Slide, Colonel Paddlewheeler, Skate Rental, Iceland, Festival of Lights, Ropes and Train, and one additional attraction after 4PM

 Adult: $44.95Adult Value Days: $39.95Child/Senior: $39.95Child/Senior Value Days: $34.95


Admission into ICE LAND: Pole to Pole, Festival of Lights, and one additional attraction after 4PM

Adult: $34.95

Adult Value Days: $29.95

Child/Senior: $29.95

Child/Senior Value Days: $24.95


ICE LAND: Pole to Pole

A skilled team of master ice carvers have taken 2 million pounds of ice to create your festive journey from North Pole to South Pole!

Adult: $26.95

Adult Value Days: $21.95

Child/Senior: $21.95

Child/Senior Value Days: $16.95



Enjoy a mile-long trail with more than one million lights and lighted scenes take you around the Moody Gardens Property with Spectacular views of Galveston Bay. 

Adult: $15.95

Adult Value Days: $10.95

Child/Senior: $10.95

Child/Senior Value Days: $5.95


ICE CARVER VIP EXPERIENCE: October 6 - November 3

An exclusive behind the scenes opportunity to see the artists at work as they create these magical, towering ine sculptures. Includes lunch with the ice carvers and an opportunity to meet a real penguin. To reserve your Ice Carver experience, call Brandon Compton at 409-683-4375!
 Adult: $179.00Child/Senior: $179.00Adult: $199.00Child/Senior: $199.00

Rudolph 4D:

Enjoy the beloved animated television classic as the magic of 4D engages all of your senses!

Adult: $11.95

Child/Senior: $9.95



Enjoy Holiday films on the largest screen in Texas!

Adult: $11.95

Child/Senior: $9.95


Add on Attractions after 4PM


Aquarium Pyramid, Rainforest Pyramid, Discovery Museum, Colonel Paddlewheel Boat, MG 3D Theater, 4D Special FX Theater, SpongeBob SubPants Adventure, Ropes Course, Zip Line with your purchase of a Festival of Lights ticket.


Adult: $9.00

Child/Senior: $7.00




For info: Visit or call 409-683-4186

MatineeStarts at $29   
Dinner and ShowStarts at $59   

Travel Packages

Hotel Packages

Enjoy the holiday season with breathtaking views of our holiday lights with an overnight stay at the spectacular Moody Gardens Hotel.

A variety of packages are available.

Golf Packages

With its stunning views, green fairways and gulf breeze, Moody Gardens Golf Course has become one of the most popular public golf courses in Texas with a variety of packages available. This island course has recently earned numerous honors, including “Recommended by TripAdvisor” status. Recently, GolfNow also ranked Moody Gardens as the third-best course in the Greater Houston area.

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Spa Packages

Whether you are treating yourself or providing the perfect gift, the spa at the Moody Gardens Hotel has a variety of options for the holiday season.

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Parking & Directions

Free Parking is available at Moody Gardens and lots adjacent to our property. Complimentary shuttle service is provided to the main entrance, with easy access to the Ticket Windows, Festival of Lights, Ice Land, Visitor Center and other attractions. The Galveston Trolley also provides transportation from various locations around Galveston Island. Trolley Route and Schedule