Explore Galveston’s History: The Great Storm of 1900

Colorful buildings in Galveston, TX.

As residents of Club of the Isle already know, Galveston is a fantastic place to live. Our community is rich with shorelines, historic buildings, museums, shops, and restaurants. Additionally, we have beautiful weather throughout the year, and you can always hear seabirds calling on the salt-heavy air. But did you know that Galveston’s history is […]

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Treasure Hunting at Galveston’s Antique Stores

Many customers in an antique store

Antique stores are full of unique pieces that have fascinating histories. They’re perfect conversation starters and eye-catchers. If you’re looking for interesting items to complete your space, head to one of Galveston’s antique stores near Club of the Isle Apartments! Somewhere in Time Antiques Located in the historic Strand District, Somewhere in Time boasts that […]

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The Pride of Galveston: The Grand 1894 Opera House

Young women artist (singer or classical dancer) is saluting the public. Rear view from backstage with spotlight in camera lense.

An easy drive from Club of the Isle is a destination that has a special place in Galveston’s history:┬áThe Grand 1894 Opera House! Built in 1894, this beautiful structure takes visitors on a trip back in time. As one of the only theaters in Texas of its era, it easily earned a place on the […]

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