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Historic Galveston Red Light District Tour

Details

  • Adventure TypeTours, Lessons & Diving
  • Captain IncludedExpert-Led
  • Cancelation PolicyModerate

Adventure Details

Experience the intrigue and history of Galveston's Red Light District on this 1 hour and 30-minute boat tour. Step back in time to when the mob ruled the island and guests were treated like family. Learn about the famous entertainers who performed in the casinos, including Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin, making Galveston a mini "Vegas dream" during that era. The tour will take you through the Red Light District, where at its peak, there were 55 houses of prostitution on Post Office Street alone. The authenticity of the tour is ensured through extensive research and firsthand information from former FBI special agents, documentaries, newspaper clips, books, and interviews. Explore the sites of the brothels, casinos, and where gangsters like Al Capone once lived before being escorted off the island after only a week. This boat adventure is wheelchair accessible, pet-friendly, and offers free admission to military personnel. Immerse yourself in the colorful history of Galveston's Red Light District while cruising through the waters surrounding the island. Discover a hidden side of the city's past on this captivating tour. - Step back in time to the era of the mob in Galveston - Learn about famous entertainers who performed in the casinos - Explore the sites of brothels, casinos, and gangster hangouts

Damage Deposit

Your payment method will be charged a damage deposit of USD 0.00 24h prior to your rental. Pending any damages, the damage deposit will be returned 48h post rental. This damage deposit secures the host if the boat is damaged during your rental. The damage deposit must be taken from the same card that the booking was made on. Questions? Contact us by clicking on the blue support button.

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$25.00
per day