Listings in Hobby Area and Galveston
Museum that acquires, maintains, displays, and operates historically significant aircraft. Mostly military aircraft. Flight experiences available beginning at $250 for 35 minutes. Aircraft on view plus historical exhibits. Gift shop.
2002 Terminal Dr
Galveston, Houston 77554
Aviation history museum housed in the original Houston Municipal Airport building at Hobby Airport. Focus on civil aviation and airport operations. Aircraft, art, historical exhibits, planespotting support. Recreated period-perfect art deco lobby.
8325 Travelair St
Hobby Area, Houston 77061
On the University of Houston central campus, the teaching hotel for the Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management is a fully functioning business and events hotel. History buffs--check out their huge Hospitality Industry Archives.
4450 University Drive
Hobby Area, Houston 77004
A retired jackup drilling rig in Galveston bay, refurbished as a museum, education center. Exhibits on the exploration and production industry's history. Scale models and actual equipment, including remotely-operated vehicles. Roam the drill floor.
Pier 19, Galveston
Galveston, Houston 77550