Tours

Join us for a day of high adventure!


Drop-in Tours

A guided tour is a great introduction to the Museum, and is highly recommended for first time visitors. Tours are led by knowledgeable docent, and cover the highlights of the settlement of the West from the Pre-Columbian period to the early 20th century.

 Benefits
  • Available to walk-in guests. Advance scheduling not required.
  • Included in price of Museum admission.
TOUR
 Days and  Times
Days OfferedFriday and Saturday
Times of Tours11:30 a.m.
2:30 p.m.
Length of Tour~ 1½ hours
Prescheduled Group Tours

Groups Tours may be prescheduled for groups of 10-50.

Your tour will cover the highlights of the settlement of the West, from the Pre-Columbian period to the early 20th century.

We recommend including time to roam our grounds, for a visit to the Museum Shop, and to explore the rest of our galleries.

 Why schedule a tour?
  • Private tour with an informed guide
  • Discounted admission
  • Waived for coordinator and bus driver
  • ADA accessibility
 Group Tour Admission
Adult Groups$12.00/person
Senior Adult Groups$10.00/person
Military Groups$10.00/person
 Days and  Times
Days Available Wednesday-Sunday
Times Available 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Length of Tour~ 1 hour*
*Tour may be customized
Youth Tours

Youth Tours are prescheduled, private tours for children's groups and student groups. Children will learn about Texas history, the history of the West, Texas art, and Galveston.

If you are a teacher interested in the Museum as a potential field trip and you provide us with advance notice, you may visit with complimentary admission and meet with a tour coordinator.

Note: Youth Tour guests, please purchase your tickets at the Ticket Counter upon arrival at the Museum.

 Benefits
  • Customized, private, guided tour.
  • Tour can also be customized based on grade level and topic choice.
  • 10% discount in Museum Shop.
  • Admission waived for coordinator and bus driver.
 Youth Tour Admission
Each Child$4.00
1 Chaperone/7 ChildrenFree
Each Additional Adult$8.00
Admission waived for coordinator and bus driver
 Days and  Times
Days Available Wednesday-Sunday
Times Available 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Length of Tour~ 1-1½ hours*
*May be customized with advance reservation

Request a Tour!

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For more information about tours, please call Tyra Brunz, Tours Coordinator & Guest Services Liaison, at (409) 220‑3316 or email her.