stewart_beach Named one of the “10 Best Beaches for Families” by Family Vacation Critic in 2013, Stewart Beach is Galveston’s premier family beach park. Located where historic Broadway Avenue meets the Seawall, Stewart Beach offers plenty of amenities for a day at the beach as well as regular supervision of highly trained lifeguards.  The park is home to a pavilion, concessions, restrooms, showers, chair and umbrella rentals, beach volleyball courts, and more.  Alcohol is not permitted at Stewart Beach.


$8 per vehicle
$16 per RV

Hours of Operation:

March through September
Weekdays 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Weekends 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
(Hours may be seasonal and subject to change)


Gift Shop
Chair & Umbrella Rentals
Volleyball Courts
City Ordinances

Glass Prohibited
Pets Permitted on Leashes
Clean Up After Your Pets
Camping Prohibited 12am-5am
Open Fires Prohibited (BBQ pits allowed)
Stay Off Dunes
Alcohol is Prohibited
Tents and Tarps Permitted in Designated Areas
Hard bottomed craft (surfboards, kayaks, etc) are Permitted in Special Use Area
Vehicular Access to Special Use Area with Handicap Placard, Fishing License or Boat
Fishing Permitted in Special Use Area with Valid License
Launching Boats Permitted in Designated Area on the East End of Park
4-Wheelers, ATV’s and Dirt Bikes are Prohibited
One-Time Entry Per Vehicle with Paid Entry

Water Safety Tips:

Swim Near a Lifeguard
Stay Away from Rocks
Learn To Swim
Swim with a Buddy
Check with the Lifeguards
Use Sunscreen and Drink Water
Obey Posted Signs and Flags
Keep the Beach and Water Clean
Learn Rip Current Safety
Enter Water Feet First
Wear a Life Jacket


Stewart Beach
201 Seawall Boulevard
Galveston, TX 77550
Phone: 409-797-5182