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 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.
1750 Radford Blvd.
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.
4850 Museum Dr.
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.
111 S. Royal St.
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.
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.
65 Government St.
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.
244 W. 19th Ave.
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.
155 S. Water St
This museum specializes in providing hands-on experiences that inspire visitors to understand and appreciate the maritime heritage of the Gulf of Mexico.
24 North Section St.
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. The hours are 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tu.-Sat.
211 N. McKenzie St.
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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