Colonel Paddleboat Cruise
Live the high life aboard a replica of 1800s paddlewheel boat.
Enjoy a sightseeing or dinner cruise with your group aboard the Colonel Paddleboat, the authentic replica of an 1800s style paddlewheel that is a part of Moody Gardens.
The most common cruises offered are the weekend dinner cruises, which last between 1 and 1.5 hours. You will cruise around the Offatts Bayou as you enjoy the lavish life, the boat boasting plush carpeting, elegant draperies, colorful lighting, and helpful and uniformed staff. Enjoy the open-air promenade deck or the two elegant dining rooms, the Texas Room and Galveston Room.
Note: The dinner cruises take place between 7 pm and 9 pm, with boarding at 6 pm. No matter what cruise you take, be sure to be there 30 minutes early at least for boarding.