Texas Independence Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Galveston: Galveston Island State Park

Photo by TPWD

The park offers camping, bird watching, nature study, hiking, mountain biking, fishing and unsupervised beach swimming. NOTE: The park was damaged by Hurricane Ike. Beach side and bay side camping areas and the beach side day use area are open. 


  • 14901 FM 3005
  • Galveston, Texas
  • 77564


Hours & Fees

  • Open 7 days a week year-round.

  • Adults: $5, Children (Ages 12 and younger): Free