Galveston Island Convention Center FAQs

We're here to answer all of your Galveston Island Convention Center (GICC) FAQs!

How Large is the Exhibit Hall?

The Exhibit Hall has over 43,000 sq. ft. of column-free space and can be split in half with an air wall. 215 10’ X 10’ exhibit booths can be accommodated.

What is the Total Meeting Space?

The Galveston Island Convention Center offers 140,000 square feet of meeting space including an Exhibit Hall, Grand Ballroom, and 11 meeting rooms.

How Big is the Grand Ballroom?

The Galveston Island Convention Center's Grand Ballroom is 15,000 sq. ft. and can be split into three separate salons.

What Are Some of the GICC's High-Tech Features?

Multiple high-speed 100 Mb/sec internet access connections, running on a Cisco-powered gigabit Ethernet infrastructure with complimentary Wireless Internet Access throughout the entire facility.

Is There A Convention Center Shuttle?

Yes, the Convention Center will send a shuttle to any contracted Galveston Hotel with a convention room block.

What is The Location of The Parking Garage?

A two-story parking garage is located directly below the Convention Center with over 700 parking spaces. There are two entrances on 57th street and one entrance in the Hilton parking lot.

What is the Charge to Park in the On-Site Parking Garage?

Parking is complimentary in the parking garage.

How Do I Contact to the GICC With Additional Questions?

Physical Address: 5600 Seawall BLVD, Galveston, TX 77551

Mailing Address: 5222 Seawall BLVD, Galveston, TX 77551

Phone: (409) 941-1010; Fax: (409) 941-1011 Email:

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