OUR COMMUNITY DISTRICT
The Strand isn't the only street with a unique atmosphere and draw. Venture onto Postoffice Street for an enchanting blend of art galleries, antique shops and chic eateries.
Postoffice District is a popular Galveston destination stop for visitors and locals alike – abuzz with art, culture, unique shops, chic eateries with outdoor seating, and true Galveston hospitality. The District is one of only 24 districts designated by the State of Texas as a Cultural Arts and Entertainment District. Postoffice District offers a variety of galleries and live entertainment at The Grand, which was proclaimed “The Official Opera House of Texas” by the Texas Legislature. Be transported back in time, while you stroll through the historic Victorian architecture and experience the feel of Galveston’s local lifestyle. Its artsy atmosphere has made this area a fresh hangout for locals and the center of the island’s most popular cultural events.
Your day isn't complete without a self-guided tour through The Grand 1894 Opera House. The Opera House ranks among the nation's finest historical restorations.
We are proud to offer an array of events, along with our everyday shopping, dining and entertainment including: ArtWalk, The Annual Grand Kids Fest, ARToberFEST and much, much more...
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