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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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Pensacola Lighthouse and Museum

2081 Radford Blvd.
Pensacola, FL 32508
(850) 393-1561
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Climb the 177 steps up the historic Pensacola Lighthouse and Museum for one of the most beautiful views of the Gulf Coast. Built in 1859, the lighthouse is located on board NAS Pensacola.
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Pottery Central World Headquarters

2417 E. 2nd St.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-4982
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Gulf Shores’ own artist and designer, Steven Dark, makes one-of-a-kind handmade works such as clay cremation urns, plant heads, tiki lamps, folk style face jugs, treesharks and other fine garden-patio art.
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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 Carnival Museum

355 Government St.
Mobile, AL 36602
(251) 432-3324
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The museum highlights the birthplace of Mardi Gras in America. See royal robes, crowns, scepters, costume design and float construction. Youth can become a costumed rider in the Little Mystics Den.
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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. The museum hours are Tu.-Sun. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Th. 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
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Mobile Symphony Orchestra

257 Dauphin St.
Mobile, AL 36602
(251) 432-2010
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Mobile Symphony is the leading provider of orchestral music in the Gulf Coast region and the largest performing arts organization in southwest Alabama. Come experience the power of music.
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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 where visitors will discover 300 years of Mobile history in both permanent and changing exhibits.
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Gulf Coast Arts Alliance


 
(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 Coast Exploreum Science Center & IMAX® Dome Theater

65 Government St.
Mobile, AL 36633
(877) 625-4386
(251) 208-6893
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We offer a hands-on science adventure for family fun and entertainment. This playground for the mind has more than 150 interactive exhibits, larger-than-life IMAX Dome films and the all-new My Body Works health gallery.
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