The Galveston Pleasure Pier opened in summer 2012 on the gulf side of the island where 25th Street meets the seawall.
The three-masted sailing ship ELISSA was built in Scotland in 1877 and now calls Galveston home. ELISSA is the Official Tall Ship of Texas.
A series of jetties project out into the Gulf of Mexico from the seawall in Galveston, Texas. The jetties help stabilize the seawall and slow erosion – as well as providing convenient places to fish.