The Moody Mansion

W.L. Moody, Jr. was a Galveston entrepreneur who purchased a 32-room, four-story Italianate mansion built by another Galveston family and completed in 1895. Moody bought it shortly after the infamous hurricane of 1900. It is a stunning mansion now open to the public and is nationally recognized on the National Register of Historic Places. The […]

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Find a Summer Job for Your Teen in Galveston

In today’s economy, summer jobs in Galveston for teens are not as plentiful as they once were, but willing young people can find opportunities at the following locations: Schlitterbahn Waterpark – Applications are available online for teens and young adults. The park is already hiring for summer positions, so submit your application quickly. Galveston Island […]

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Enter the Winter Wonder Island at the Moody Gardens

Living so close to the beach, it can be a little difficult to get into the holiday spirit. One of the best holiday events at Moody Gardens that can inspire holiday cheer in almost anyone is Ice Land. This year’s Ice Land theme is Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants. Artisan ice carvers from China will transform nearly […]

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