Welcome to sea turtle country! This facility, operated by the National Marine Fisheries Service, is the only place in the ... More
NOAA/NMFS Sea Turtle Facility
Welcome to sea turtle country! This facility, operated by the National Marine Fisheries Service, is the only place in the U.S. where visitors can view the endangered Kemp's Ridley sea turtle hatchlings as they emerge and mature. You will learn all about the Ridley and other types of sea turtles from the facility's knowledgeable tour guides and view more than 600 living turtles in their saltwater tanks. Interactive exhibits demonstrate how the turtles are tagged for tracking and recovery. Group tours are available by reservation only, and are designed to be fun for visitors of all ages.
Galveston visitors looking for a place to enjoy nature, swimming, walking trails, fishing or just surf and sun usually find
their way to this park. Covering about 2000 acres, the park reaches from the west island bay to the ...
"At your service" is the key phrase at this four story hotel, conveniently located on Galveston's seawall. The friendly staff
will assist you with sightseeing plans, offer information on area attractions, and even provide transportation to and from local ...
If you want to see friendly and graceful sea creatures in their own environment, this water adventure is perfect for
you. You will learn interesting facts about these extremely intelligent mammals and see them up close when you board ...