Take A Tour Of Galveston, Texas, Tree Sculptures

A map of Galveston, Texas, where you can find the Galveston Tree Sculptures.

There are many exciting things to do and see in Galveston, Texas, but one thing stands out from the rest. That’s the Galveston, Texas, tree sculptures. It’s a fun and unique glimpse of the city and its culture. Another way to experience Galveston, Texas, is by booking directly with Gary Greene Vacation Rentals. Here is how you can start your tour of the tree sculptures in Galveston, Texas.

What Are The Galveston Tree Sculptures?

Following Hurricane Ike, sculpture artists in the Galveston, Texas, area transformed the many destroyed oak trees and more into works of art. Previously, oak trees lined and covered many neighborhoods in the city until Ike uprooted many of them in 2008. Instead of waiting for these uprooted trees to be recycled, artists got to work and changed a scene of destruction into something new for the community.

Where Are The Galveston Tree Sculptures?

The sculptures can be found at houses all over Galveston, Texas. Most can be found in the East End Historical District. Private residents paid for these sculptures.

Is There A Tour Available?

The Galveston Tree Sculptures Tour is self-guided. Because some sculptures are on private property, you need to be respectful. Also, you are asked to refrain from climbing, sitting, or hanging on the sculptures.

See Something Special In Galveston, Texas

The tree sculptures are a unique attraction in Galveston, Texas, that you’ll love talking about on your return home. It all starts at your vacation rental through Gary Greene Vacation Rentals. With more than 30 miles of Texas coastline, Galveston Island has more than just sandy beaches and a relaxed atmosphere. The Island has numerous entertainment facilities, a thriving arts community, great shopping, and excellent restaurants. It hosts many attractions like Schlitterbahn Waterpark, the Historic Pleasure Pier, and the Grand 1894 Opera House. Contact us to learn more by emailing rentals@garygreene.com, calling 409-944-3220, and booking directly on our website.