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Basement to Attic Tours of the 1892 Bishop's Palace


Jan 20, 2018 – 11:00 AM

(on various days)

1402 Broadway
Galveston, TX 77550 Map

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Offering participants a rare look into parts of the 1892 home that are typically off-limits, the Bishop's Palace Basement to Attic Tour features Mrs. Gresham’s studio. A exclusive third floor view to a truly one of a kind panoramic of the Gulf of Mexico.Built of stone and steel for the railroad magnate Walter Gresham and his family, this famous house was designed by Nicholas Clayton, Galveston’s premier Victorian-era architect. Bishop’s Palace is recognized as one of America’s finest examples of Victorian exuberance and Gilded-Age extravagance and is listed by the U. S. Department of the Interior as a National Historic Landmark. Reservations are non-transferrable and non-refundable. Please contact us for questions.