Texas Maritime Museum

Gulf Coast & South Texas

Everything from fishing boats to offshore oil rigs, to the story of the short-lived Texas Navy is covered at this large museum on the harbor. Displays emphasize the human aspects of the Texas seacoast. Several old boats that were used to rescue people caught in storms are displayed outside.

Due to damage sustained in August 2017 from Hurricane Harvey, the museum is closed temporarily. Call ahead before visiting.

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