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Experience it now at the Discovery Pyramid!
See our Otter friends UP-CLOSE,
More info here!
See our ice carvers in action! Oct 1 - Nov 6. Details
Back from extinction! See Dinosaurs in Motion in the Discovery Pyramid!
Trick-or-treating, face painting, costumes and more!
Dino Island 2 is NOW PLAYING in the 4D Special FX Theater!
*HOURS OF OPERATION VARY SEASONALLY & PER INDIVIDUAL ATTRACTION.
Admission into Aquarium Pyramid (Closed for Renovation August 22 - November 11), Rainforest Pyramid, MG 3D Theater, 4D Special FX Theater, Discovery Museum, Colonel Paddlewheel Boat, SpongeBob SubPants Adventure, Palm Beach (seasonal), Festival of Lights (seasonal) and ICE LAND Ice Sculptures (seasonal). Receive 25% discount on Ropes Course and Zip Line admission with day passes.
Whether you're in a time crunch or are only interested in seeing certain attractions, with individual attraction tickets you can pick and choose which ones to visit. Individual attraction tickets can be purchased upon your arrival.
Enjoy unlimited admission into Moody Gardens attractions year-round plus a variety of member events and discounts.
Looking for a perfect gift for your friends, family and colleagues? The Moody Gardens Gift Card can be used in many different ways, so you can give them exactly what they want.
Learn about otter biology, conservation, and how these amazing animals are cared for in their private interior Otter Exhibit area.
The Otter Encounter is offered on Saturdays at 1:30 p.m. only.
The price does not include Aquarium Pyramid admission. Under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Free for children at the age of 3 and under.
*Tickets must be purchased 20 minutes before encounter.
Each additional person is $65. Must schedule an appointment in advance at 409-683-4102.
Must schedule an appointment in advance at 409-683-4102. All participants must be at least 16 years of age.
Proceeds from animal encounters fund conservation efforts.
*Please Note: Because these are special, behind-the-scenes experience, and participants are allowed in staff-only areas, it is not wheel-chair accessible.
Here's How to Get Involved:
CLICK HERE for more information.
Who: All A/B pre-K through 12th grade honor students
What: Free admission to one Moody Gardens attraction
When: Within 30 days of report card issuance date
Where: Bring actual report card to Moody Gardens ticket window
*Restrictions may apply. Not valid for group admission. Call 800-582-4673 for more information.
Who: Anyone 65+ years old
What: $5 per attraction, per senior citizen
When: Every Tuesday
Where: Moody Gardens ticket windows
*Restrictions may apply. Call 800-582-4673 for more information.
GARDEN RESTAURANT: Located in the Moody Gardens Visitor Center, it provides casual dining with a spectacular view of Offats Bayou. CLICK HERE to view menu.
AQUARIUM PYRAMID FOOD COURT: Located in the lower level of the Aquarium Pyramid. CLICK HERE to view menu.
RAINFOREST CONCESSIONS: Located in the Visitor Center across from the MG3D Theater. CLICK HERE to view menu.
PALM BEACH CONCESSIONS: Open during the summer season at Palm Beach. Enjoy a variety of food items and beverages. CLICK HERE to view menu
CAFE IN THE PARK: Located on the first floor of the Moody Gardens Hotel. It offers guests a casual dining experience and a fantastic menu. CLICK HERE to view menu
MOODY BREWS: Located in the main lobby of the Moody Gardens Hotel. It offers a full line of Starbucks beverages, grab-and-go menu items and free Wi-Fi. CLICK HERE for more information.
SHEARN’S SEAFOOD & PRIME STEAKS: Located on the 9th Floor of the Moody Gardens Hotel, Shearn's is one of only 11 Houston/Galveston area restaurants to receive AAA’s Four Diamond Award of Excellence and has done so each year since 2004. CLICK HERE for more information.
Shearn's Seafood and Prome Steaks will be open for the holidays!
11/24/16 Thanksgiving 5:30pm-10pm
12/24/16 Christmas Eve 5:30pm-10pm
12/25/16 Christmas 5:30pm-10pm
12/26/16 Day After Christmas 5:30pm-10pm
12/31/16 New Year’s Eve (must call for reservation) 5:30pm-10pm
Join us throughout the year for special buffets, dinners and events. For more information or reservations, please call 1-800-582-4673, ext. 4238.
Moody Gardens sits on 242 acres, complete with nine attractions (two seasonal), a hotel and a convention center. We offer a variety of parking options at no additional cost plus shuttle transportation throughout the complex.
When you visit Moody Gardens, you will find the entire property is designed to accommodate people with disabilities. There are more than 70 accessible parking spaces and curb ramps. All buildings have ramps that lead to entrances, and all of the restroom facilities are handicap accessible. Moody Gardens has several vans with wheelchair lifts for on-property transportation.
There is no charge to use Moody Gardens wheelchairs during your visit. They are available on a first-come, first-serve basis in the Visitor Center and Aquarium. Guest Services staff will ask that you leave your driver's license as a form of deposit. Your license will be returned to you when you return the wheelchair.
The fun and educational attractions at Moody Gardens are wheelchair accessible and welcome service animals. The Rainforest and Aquarium Pyramids offer unique visual and tactile experiences. The theaters feature accessible seats with removable arms and areas for personal wheelchairs.
During the summer months, guests can enjoy the interactive splashpad, river, and wave pool at Palm Beach with ramps leading into the water. For guests wishing to stay overnight, the four-diamond Moody Gardens Hotel is the place to be beautiful handicap accessible rooms.