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Zip Code 77550 Landmarks
(Galveston, Texas)

The landmarks listed below are located in Postal Code 77550 in Galveston, Texas.

Galveston Seawall

Galveston Seawall

Galveston, Galveston County, Texas 77550
Constructed in 1902, the Galveston Seawall was built after the Galveston Hurricane of 1900 for protection from future hurricanes. The seawall is 10 miles (16 km) long. It is approximately 17 feet (5.2 m) high, and 16 feet (4.9 m) thick at its base.

Michel B. Menard Home

Michel B. Menard Home

Galveston, Galveston County, Texas 77550
Michel B. Menard obtained the original land grant for Galveston and mapped the grid of streets that exists to this day. He built this classic Southern mansion in 1838, making it the oldest building in the city.

Powhatan House

Powhatan House

Galveston, Galveston County, Texas 77550
The Powhatan House was built in 1847 by John Seabrook Sydnor, pioneer merchant and mayor, and is considered one of Texas' most beautiful Greek revival homes.

Saint Joseph's Church

Saint Joseph's Church

Galveston, Galveston County, Texas 77550
The oldest German Catholic Church in Texas and the oldest wooden church building in Galveston, St. Joseph’s was built by German immigrants in 1859-60. The building is a simple wooden Gothic Revival structure.

Samuel May Williams House

Samuel May Williams House

Galveston, Galveston County, Texas 77550
Built by one of the founders of Galveston, this house is the second oldest building on the island. The first floor of this Creole planter’s-style house was buried during the grade raising after the 1900 storm.

Seawolf Park

Seawolf Park

Galveston, Galveston County, Texas 77550
Seawolf Park was built on an immigration station site and offers a three-story pavilion with a view of Galveston harbor, picnic sites, a playground area and a lighted fishing pier.

Top 6 Most Popular Landmarks in Zip Code 77550

  1. Galveston Seawall
  2. Saint Joseph's Church
  3. Seawolf Park
  4. Powhatan House
  5. Samuel May Williams House
  6. Michel B. Menard Home

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