Gulf Shores & Orange Beach

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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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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From the WWII 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.
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Fairhope Museum of History

24 North Section St.
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, mayor’s office, town council chamber, and fire station outfitted with an original 1935 firetruck. Open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tu.-Sat.
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Foley Arts Center

211 N. McKenzie St.
Foley, AL 36535
(251) 943-4381
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Our annual events include fall art competition, Trim-A-Tree held at the Tanger Outlets and Art in the Park, a fine arts and crafts show held in the John B. Foley Park.
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Christie's Paint n Shop

Various locations
Orange Beach, AL 36561
(251) 981-7770
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We bring the paint party to you complete with easels, aprons, paints, brushes, canvas and fun! Call or visit our website to schedule a paint night out near you.
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City of Foley Museum Archives and Model Train Exhibit

125 E. Laurel Ave.
Foley, AL 36535
(251) 943-1818
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The model trains are in operation on Tu., Th. and Sat. from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The museum hours are M-F 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Sat. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
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Clara's Loom and Coastal Textile Center

7518 Riverwood Dr.
Foley, AL 36535
(251) 943-2960
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Clara's Loom sells yarn, fibers, little looms and the work of fiber artist, Celia Dionne. The Coastal Textile Center offers simple weaving classes for groups or individuals by appointment.
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Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach

26389 Canal Rd.
Orange Beach, AL 36561
(251) 981-2787
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Stop by to pick up a custom creation or make your own! We are open M–F, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. and includes The Hot Glass Shop, The Clay Studio, Gallery and Gift Shop.
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Conde Charlotte Museum

104 Theatre St.
Mobile, AL 36602
(251) 432-4722
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On the National Register of Historic Places, the Condé-Charlotte Museum is the gateway to Mobile’s history. In the heart of Fort Condé Village, it is open Tue.-Sat. 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
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Baldwin County Heritage Museum

25521 Hwy. 98
Elberta, AL 36530
(251) 986-8375
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We represent the grass roots of our society by providing a place for visitors to experience the heritage and share the ethnic and farming culture of Baldwin County.
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Bellingrath Gardens and Home

12401 Bellingrath Gardens Rd.
Theodore, AL 36582
(800) 247-8420
(251) 973-2217
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Located on tranquil Fowl River, enjoy 65 acres of landscaped beauty and the Bellingrath Museum Home. We are open daily from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. and is closed for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
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