Galveston Historical Foundation

Facing the Gulf: Learning Stories of Slavery in Galveston, 1816-1865

ake a closer look at the history of enslavement on the Texas coast with a new digital exhibit, Facing the Gulf: Learning Stories of Slavery in Galveston, 1816-1865. From Jean Laffite’s reign of piracy to...

Genteel Junque Returns October 23-24

An array of antiques, furniture, and home accessories will be available for sale at GHF's annual Genteel Junque sale of donated items.

Haunted History

For an island that is no stranger to the strange, this Halloween season Galveston Historical Foundation is offering a breath-taking roster of uniquely created events for adult and youth alike.

Lost Restaurants of Galveston’s African American Community

Lost Restaurants of Galveston's African American Community celebrates Galveston's culinary history through 144 pages, over 50 images, and incredible recipes.



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