Alabama Gulf Coast
Art & Museums
Learn a little or a lot about the history of the Alabama Gulf Coast with a trip to one or more of the area’s museums. The USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park and the National Museum of Naval Aviation bring the nation’s history to life. The arts, medicine and railroads are spotlighted at some of the local museums. Don’t miss the Orange Beach Indian & Sea Museum with a focus on local history, Indian culture, regional fishing and marine history.
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2703 Battleship Pkwy.
From the Battleship USS ALABAMA to the Submarine USS DRUM and over 25
aircraft, the spirit of military pride is alive and well at Mobile’s
Battleship Memorial Park.
Beautiful beaches, authentic downtowns, wildlife preserves, historic sites and fresh-off-the-boat seafood are all yours to enjoy along Alabama’s Coastal Connection. Experience the link between the traditions of the Deep South and laid-back island lifestyle and connect with the waters, ways and wildlife of Alabama’s Gulf Coast.
One Academy Dr.
ASAMA features the World’s largest sport art collection. The gallery is free and open to the public M-F 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
26389 Canal Rd.
The Clay Studio features demonstrations and classes by a resident ceramics artist. Make-your-own classes include throwing on the pottery wheel, hand building or painting finished pottery. Call for reservations.
We are open daily. Admission is charged and group rates are available. Visual displays and interactive exhibits highlight Mobile's estuary system. We are handicap accessible and welcome all ages.
111 W. Laurel Ave.
Holmes Medical Museum is located in the first hospital in South Baldwin County from 1936-1958. Open M - F from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Free admission.
26389 Canal Rd.
Since 2009, The Hot Shop has been Alabama’s premier hot glass blowing facility. It is dedicated to educating the community about glass blowing, sculpture and art. Call for reservations.
256 North Joachim St.
Hours of Operation: M-F 11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., and Sun. 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Admission to the museum is $10 for adults and $5 for children.
350 Cypress Bend Blvd.
Welcome to The Susan N. McCollough Fine Art Gallery/Studio. We are open to the public weekdays from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and weekends by appointment only.
1009 E. Canal Rd.
Featuring nationally recognized master potters from Gulf Shores, the Sea Oat Studio specializes in wood-fired and electric-fired stoneware pottery and sculptures.
* All information contained in our database is supplied by the individual businesses to the AGCCVB for inclusion on our web site and in printed materials.