1877 Tall Ship Elissa Seamanship Training Begins

Tall Ship Elissa Galveston Island, Texas– Galveston Historical Foundation’s Texas Seaport Museum is seeking hardy volunteers to learn the ropes on board the 1877 iron barque ELISSA and help maintain the National Historic Landmark tall ship. … Read More

Galveston Historical Foundation Announces 2014 Heritage at Risk List

Galveston Historical Foundation Announces 2014 Heritage at Risk List

GHFGalveston Island, Texas– Each year, Galveston Historical Foundation asks the public for nominations to the “Heritage at Risk” list of historic sites and properties in Galveston County. Houses on the list are at risk of being lost due to damage, neglect … Read More