Todays Hours

10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

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Open Daily November 16 – January 11
Free Parking!

Tickets for the 2019/20 Season are not available yet.
Prices and dates below reflect the 2018/19 season. Please check later back for updated information.

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

Christmas Eve Hours:
Ice Land:  10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Festival of Lights: 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Christmas Hours, December 25
Ice Land:  12 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Festival of Lights: 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Best Deal: Evening Pass (2018/19)


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

 Adult: $44.95 Child/Senior: $39.95 

Holiday Value Pass (2018/19)

Save $5 Per Person (Regular $69.95): Spend the day enjoying admission into our Aquarium Pyramid, Nickelodeon Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Exhibit, Rainforest Pyramid, MG 3D Theater, 4D Special FX Theater, SpongeBob SubPants Adventure, Ropes Course, Colonel Paddlewheel Boat, Ice Land: Pole to Pole & Festival of Lights. One time admission only. 
 Adult: $64.95Child/Senior: $54.95  


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

Adult: $34.95


Child/Senior: $29.95



ICE LAND: Pole to Pole (2018/19)

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


Child/Senior: $21.95




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


Child/Senior: $15.95



Ice Land & Festival of Lights Combo (2018/19)

Enjoy admission to the Festival of Lights and Ice Land for one great price.
 Adult: $30.95 Child/Senior: $25.95 

Festival of Lights +1 Attraction(2018/19)

Visit the Festival of Lights plus admission to one other attraction after 4PM (excludes Ice Land)
 Adult: $20.95 Child/Senior: $18.95 

Rudolph 4D (2018/19):

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

Adult: $11.95

Child/Senior: $9.95


HOLIDAY 3D FILMS (2018/19):

Enjoy Holiday films on the largest screen in Texas!

Adult: $11.95

Child/Senior: $9.95


Add on Attractions after 4PM (2018/19):


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 & Tickets: 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