Courtesy of the Chase Fountain, TPWD

Beaches, Bikes, and Boats on Galveston Island, TX

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Spring temperatures average 68–79 degrees, and alcohol is
banned from one-third of the 32 miles of beach, making the 10.5-mile seawall
and popular Stewart Beach officially “family-friendly.” Families can rent a
four-person surrey from Island Bikes. Don’t forget “history” that kids love: La
King’s Confectionery
, housed in a 150-year-old building, features antique
arcade games and candy-makers who pull taffy.

Don’t Miss: Artist Boat’s kayak tour through Galveston
Island State Park
’s estuaries includes a watercolor landscape-painting
lesson for all ages.

Best Family Spring-Break Trips

Beaches, Bikes, and Boats on Galveston Island, TX

Spring temperatures average 68–79 degrees, and alcohol is
banned from one-third of the 32 miles of beach, making the 10.5-mile seawall
and popular Stewart Beach officially “family-friendly.” Families can rent a
four-person surrey from Island Bikes. Don’t forget “history” that kids love: La
King’s Confectionery
, housed in a 150-year-old building, features antique
arcade games and candy-makers who pull taffy.

Don’t Miss: Artist Boat’s kayak tour through Galveston
Island State Park
’s estuaries includes a watercolor landscape-painting
lesson for all ages.

Courtesy of the Chase Fountain, TPWD

Best Family Spring-Break Trips

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