Dry Dock Tours for Sunday, February 25th are AVAILABLE NOW! These are the LAST DRY DOCK TOURS!
Come And See It!
Visit the historic Battleship Texas in dry dock to experience the sheer size and might of the world’s last dreadnought! This 1 hour and 45 minute guided tour around the ship will offer you a chance to learn about the ship’s construction, history, and ongoing repairs that will help preserve her for many years to come. This is an opportunity that any naval enthusiast will not want to miss.
Sunday, February 25th
Gulf Copper Address:
2920 Todd Rd, Galveston, TX 77554
Participants MUST be wearing full length pants and shirts that cover the entire leg and torso. All footwear must be closed toed shoes with good traction. Proper hard hats and eye protection will be provided before each tour. Anyone who does not meet these requirements will NOT be allowed to participate and will have to reschedule their tour.
Participants MUST be at least 16 years of age. Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult or guardian. Absolutely NO ONE under the age requirement will be allowed into the shipyard.
Pictures are allowed. Videos are not allowed.
Dry Dock Tours are conducted at Gulf Copper Dry Dock & Rig Repair in Galveston, Texas.
Participants are required to fill out liability waivers and photo release prior to taking the tour.
The parking lot is located on the north side of Todd Road. Please look for signs directing you where to park.
Tours are conducted rain or shine.
Tours are conducted in an active shipyard making it difficult to make some accommodations. There are no ramps available for mobility scooters or wheelchairs. Participants must be able to walk one mile and stand for up to two hours. We are happy to help those in need, but there are limitations due to the environment the ship is currently in.
Battleship Texas Foundation could not restore and maintain Battleship Texas without the generous support of donors like yourself. With Battleship Texas now in dry dock at Gulf Copper Galveston, your support is more impactful than ever.Donate Now