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Galveston Island: The intersection of work and play.
Before we give you all the tips you need for your visit to Galveston, our team at Visit Galveston wants to express our gratitude for choosing our city for your conference. We are thrilled to have you here!
Welcome Society of Petroleum Engineers to Galveston Island and the Future Simulation and Completions to Maximize Unconventional Production Meeting. We encourage you to experience all the things that make our island one of the most unique destinations in Texas. Between 32 miles of beautiful gulf beaches, art, historic architecture, chic boutiques and ghost legends, there is never a shortage of things to do. So, what are you waiting for? It’s island time!
Our team at Visit Galveston encourages you to explore our vibrant barrier island's many attractions, restaurants, tours and more in your downtime! Whether you're looking for something fun to do within walking distance of your hotel, this is guide is a personalized resource to help you choose what to do! Consider renting a bicycle to get around, plan to utilize rideshare options or decide to experience the Galveston Trolley to explore the island near and beyond!
Distance from GICC: 3.2 miles
The Bryan Museum is perfect for those who want to immerse themselves in history and the arts. The museum houses one of the world's largest collections of historical artifacts, documents, and artwork relating to the American West.