- TripBuzz found 118 things to do with kids in or near Texas City, Texas, including 111 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Galveston, Friendswood, Kemah and Pasadena.
- From Nessler Park Family Aquatic Center to AMF Star Lanes, the Texas City area offers 72 different types of family activities, including: Arcades, Bowling, Movie Theaters and History Museums.
- Resting on the Gulf Coast, Texas City is a small town on Galveston Bay. Close to Houston, it is a popular suburb for commuters. Along with a strong library system, the community also provides for an array of recreational activities for its residents and visitors. This includes several public outdoor spaces and athletic fields, along with a family water park.
Galveston Island Duck Tours provides a narrated water tour of Seawall Blvd. Once back on land, guides show patrons 1900's mansions and the historic downtown Strand shopping district. Tours also pass through the 'Silk Stockings' historical homes district.
Getting soaked on water rides or having adrenaline rushes at the top of some of the most thrilling roller coasters are reasons why visitors come to Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier. The Iron Shark roller coaster has a 100 foot vertical lift and moves riders at 52 mph.
To visit a privately-owned beach where you can enjoy the sun, sand, and water without the crowds, Porretto Beach, is your ideal choice. Featuring a large sandy beach area, clean amenities, chair and umbrella rentals, visit today.
Stewart Beach offers an outdoor pavilion and a community room that can be rented for special occasions. The beach also offers umbrella and chair rentals, along with volleyball courts, a snack bar, restrooms, showers, and a souvenir shop.
Known as the largest beach in Texas, Galveston's East Beach, is the place for waterfront fun, frolic and entertainment. The large expanse of beach features frequent special events, concerts, swimming and sunning for kids of all ages.