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Alabama Gulf Coast
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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
(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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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
(251) 208-6893
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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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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
(251) 436-8901
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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 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, Mayors Office, Town Council Chamber, and Fire Station outfitted with an original 1935 firetruck. Hours, 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, annual 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

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 paint session!
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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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