Gulf Shores & Orange Beach

Museums

History comes alive at Alabama Gulf Coast museums. Experience life as railroad worker, soldier, farmer and more when you spend a day exploring the area’s past at a museum.

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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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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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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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Step out of time at Bellingrath Gardens and Home. Stroll through a vibrant, ever-changing 65-acre estate Garden and tour the historic Bellingrath Home, built in 1936 and filled with the original antiques and collections of founders Walter and Bessie Bellingrath. The 85-year-old Gardens first opened to the public on April 7, 1932. Bellingrath Gardens and Home offers blooms and beauty every day of the year, and numerous special events, from Winter Wednesdays in January and February to Magic Christmas in Lights in November and December.
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Bragg-Mitchell Mansion

1906 Springhill Ave.
Mobile, AL 36607
(251) 471-6364
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Historical tours are hosted in Mobile's grandest museum antebellum  mansion Tu.-F from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Tours begin on-the-hour by our excellent tour guides. The last daily tour is at 3 p.m. Pre-arranged luncheon tours available.
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Alabama's Coastal Connection Scenic Byway


 
(877) 980-8224
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Beautiful beaches, authentic downtowns, wildlife preserves, historic sites and fresh-off-the-boat seafood are all yours to enjoy along Alabama’s Coastal Connection. Experience the link between the traditions of the Deep South and laid-back island lifestyle and connect with the waters, ways and wildlife of Alabama’s Gulf Coast.
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The American Sport Art Museum and Archives (ASAMA)

One Academy Dr.
Daphne, AL 36526
(251) 626-3303
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Founded in 1984, the American Sport Art Museum and Archives (ASAMA) is dedicated to the preservation of sports art, history and literature. The ASAMA collection, located on the campus of the United States Sports Academy, is composed of more than 1,800 pieces across all media, including paintings, sculptures, assemblages, prints, posters and photography. The collection is believed to be the largest of sport art in North America and possibly the world.
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The Estuarium at The Dauphin Island Sea Lab

101 Bienville Blvd.
Dauphin Island, AL 36528
(866) 403-4409
(251) 861-7500
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We are open daily. Admission is charged, and group rates are available. Visual displays and interactive exhibits highlight Mobile's estuary system. We are handicap accessible and welcome all ages.
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The Fort of Colonial Mobile

150 S. Royal St.
Mobile, AL 36602
(251) 802-3092
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Colonial Mobile sits on the site of a historic fort built in the early 1700’s and celebrates our French, Spanish, British and American heritage. The fort is open M – Sun. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
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