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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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USS ALABAMA Battleship Memorial Park

USS ALABAMA Battleship Memorial Park
2703 Battleship Pkwy.
Mobile, AL 36602
800-426-4929
251-433-2703
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At Mobile's Battleship Memorial Park, you don't have to look very far to find heroes. From the Battleship USS ALABAMA to the Submarine USS DRUM and over 25 aircraft, the spirit of military pride is alive and well.  Visit and experience life the way it was over seven decades ago.  USS ALABAMA Battleship Memorial Park....America's Most Unique Military Attraction!

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National Museum of Naval Aviation

1750 Radford Blvd.
Pensacola, FL 32508
800-327-5002
850-453-2389
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The National Naval Aviation Museum features nearly 375,000 square feet of displays and boasts more than 190 beautifully restored aircraft representing Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard aviation. Museum admission is free.  

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Mobile Museum of Art

4850 Museum Dr.
Mobile, AL 36608
251-208-5200
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The Mobile Museum of Art is the largest art museum along the Gulf Coast from New Orleans to Tampa. Museum hours are Tu.-Sun. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Th. 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

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History Museum of Mobile

111 S. Royal St.
Mobile, AL 36602
251-208-7569
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The History Museum of Mobile is located in the Southern Market/Old City Hall, a National Historic Landmark building, where visitors will discover 300 years of Mobile history in both permanent and changing exhibits.

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Gulf Coast Arts Alliance Art Gallery

225 E. 24th Ave.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-948-2627
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We feature the works of local and regional artists and offer a variety of art classes for adults and children. Our Art Market is the first Saturday of most months.

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Gulf Shores Museum

244 W. 19th Ave.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-968-1473
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Fly through the eye of a hurricane with “Hurricane Hunters” and our interactive display. Permanent exhibits, special exhibits, films and both adult and youth programs are offered throughout the year.

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GulfQuest- National Maritime Museum of the Gulf of Mexico

250 N. Water St.
Mobile, AL 36602
25-143-68901
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GulfQuest is projected to open September 26, 2015. This museum specializes in providing hands-on experiences that inspire visitors to understand and appreciate the maritime heritage of the Gulf of Mexico.

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Fairhope Museum of History

24 North Section Street
Fairhope, AL 36532
251-929-1471
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Located in Fairhope's 1928, Spanish Mission style City Hall, the museum includes the original Jail, Mayors Office, Town Council Chamber, and Fire Station out fitted with an original 1935 firetruck. Fairhope's colorful history is covered in many displays, featuring the 1894 Single Tax Colony and our Populist, Utopian founders. Hours, 9:00 - 5:00 Tue - Sat. Phone 251-929-1471.

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Eastern Shore Art Center

401 Oak St
Fairhope, AL 36532
251-928-2228
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Christie's Paint n Shop

27267 Perdido Beach Blvd.
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-981-7770
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Our painting sessions are a great way to add something fun and different to your day or nights out. Bring the little ones, friends or that special someone to a family paint session!

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