July 8th-12th (9am-3pm): Yo Ho Ho: It’s a Pirates Life for Me Camp – Swashbuckle into the life of a privateer in the 1800s and follow the footsteps of Galveston’s most famous pirate Jean Lafitte. A search for hidden treasure utilizing maps, compasses, and a pirate’s luck will be a feature of the week, along with lessons about life at sea, early ship building, pirate skills, and navigation. Cost is $250, bring your own lunch. Register at bryanmuseum.com.
Each week is both fun and educational filled with lots of hands on activities, games, and adventure. Attendance is limited so be sure and sign up quickly. Whether you are a Cowboy or a Pirate, it will be a summer to remember!
The Bryan Museum is located in the historic Galveston Orphans Home at 1315 21st St. in Galveston.
Tours are given (no reservations needed) at 11:30am and 2:30pm. Tickets are $14 for adults, $12 for seniors and military, $10 for students with valid ID, $5 for children 6-12, and children under 6 are free. The museum is open Wednesday-Sunday 10am-5pm, and closed Monday-Tuesday. For more info call (409)632-7685 or go to thebryanmuseum.org.