Spring Break at Moody Gardens

Dinos and sharks are center stage in Galveston

GALVESTON, Tex. (Ark-La-Tex Weekend) - Spring and summer are great times to visit Moody Gardens. This year, the Galveston icon unveils new attractions. Learn the truth and facts about sharks at Sharks in Depth. See how they sense prey through vibrations and more about their behavior with a lot of hands-on activities. Find this exhibit in the Discovery Pyramid.

Also new this year is the 3D film, Secrets of the Deep. Go on a journey underwater to see some of the most colorful, strangest and most spectacular creatures living in the sea. Discover the importance of marine biodiversity keeping our oceans healthy.

Another new section for the spring and summer is Dinos Alive! Snap a selfie with all sorts of full-size, life-like animatronic dinosaurs. It’s a trip back in time you won’t soon forget.

Don’t worry, you can still wander the Rainforest Pyramid to see all sorts of wildlife and plant life and the Aquarium Pyramid.

Explore beyond the pyramids...

Bring the clubs with you this spring and summer. The Moody Gardens Golf Course has been ranked number four in the state of Texas by Golfer’s Choice. Designed by Jacobsen Hardy, this course features an outstanding Paspalum turf and spectacular views.

Relax at the hotel...

Make the Moody Gardens Hotel your base of operations for fun in Galveston. It’s a AAA Four Diamond Award winning hotel with restaurants and a spa. All within walking distance of the attractions. Don’t forget the Ropes Course and Zip lines on the weekends. Starting May 6, the popular Palm Beach opens with the lazy river and water fun. Easter is coming in April and Moody Gardens has a brunch, buffet and breakfast planned.

Related Topic: Until March 27, you can enter to win four tickets to Moody Gardens.

Robert Streeter

Robert Streeter

Lead content producer for the Ark-La-Tex Weekend as well as Creative Services Producer.