10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Hours are subject to change, due to weather and holidays.
2021 Holiday Hours
Self-guided tour. At least 1 hour recommended for touring the museum. Last admission sold 30 minutes prior to closing.
Adults (13-64): $12
Seniors (65+): $9
Children (3-12): $6
Children 2 and under: Free
* Train Rides on Saturdays + $6.00
Group Visits: Groups with at least 12 people qualify for our group admission rates for a self-guided tour. For reservation and group rate information, please call the museum at 409-765-5700 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Field Trips: Visit our Field Trips page for all the details.
123 – 25th Street
Free Parking & West Ticket Office :
2602 Santa Fe Place
Galveston, TX 77550
From Houston: Take I-45 South to Exit 1C for Harborside Drive. Turn left onto Harborside Drive. Continue for 4.5 miles and take a right onto 25th street. The main entrance is on your right at the corner of Strand & 25th Street. For the free parking and the west ticket office, take a right onto Santa Fe Place. The parking lot will be on your right.
From Seawall: Turn onto 25th Street and travel north away from the beach. Continue 1.3 miles and the entrance is on the left at the corner of 25th & Strand. For the parking lot and turn left onto Santa Fe Place. The museum parking lot will be on your right.
Guest Parking: Parking in the museum’s lot at 2602 Santa Fe Place is included with museum admission during normal operations. Parking is on a first come, first serve basis. Please note that on holiday weekends, special events or other busy times in the museum, the parking lot may be full. Additional parking may be found on the street outside the museum or in paid parking lots in downtown Galveston.
Virtual Guide App
Can’t get enough of our trains? Be sure to visit our gift shop for Galveston Railroad Museum branded items, as well as books, children’s toys, model trains, t-shirts, and postcards.