"Old Custom House" Galveston Things to Do Tip by keeweechic

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The construction of the original Custom House initially began in 1858 but was interrupted by a yellow fever epidemic in 1858. The and the building was not completed until the eve of the Civil War. It was restored in 1967 and is the state's oldest non-military federal building.

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  • Updated Feb 25, 2003
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