Backgrounders

Showing 110 of 12 Items
The Tremont House Story Ideas
04/21/2015

The Tremont House Story Ideas

Located amid the museums, galleries and shops in the heart of The Historic Strand District and newly designated Downtown Cultural Arts District is The Tremont House, a Wyndham Grand® Hotel. The original Tremont House ― a square, two-story brick ...
History of Toujouse Bar at The Tremont House
05/07/2014

History of Toujouse Bar at The Tremont House

A plaque in the Toujouse Bar in The Tremont House shares a little history on the historic bar. It reads, “The year was 1872 and in the bustling port city of Galveston, young Henry Toujouse recently arrived from France. He found work at the Opera...
02/11/2014

The Free State of Galveston

Galveston Island earned the whimsical nickname the “Free State of Galveston” during the early-to-mid-20th century due to its not so secretive illegal activity. Gambling, bootlegging and vice-oriented businesses were all major contributors to the success ...
Showing 110 of 12 Items

Media Contact

Media Contact for Commercial Properties:
Maria Lara
(409) 761-4111
mlara@mitchellfamilycorp.com

 

Media Contact for Hotels:
Christine Hopkins
(409) 763-0300
chopkins@wyndham.com

 

Subscribe for Alerts

Twitter Facebook YouTube