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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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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ASAMA features the world’s largest sport art collection. The gallery is free and open to the public M-F 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
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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 Holmes Medical Museum

111 W. Laurel Ave.
Foley, AL 36535
(251) 970-1818
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Holmes Medical Museum is located in the first hospital in South Baldwin County from 1936-1958. It is open Mon -Sat from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. with free admission.
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The Richards DAR House Museum

256 North Joachim St.
Mobile, AL 36603
(251) 208-7320
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The hours of operation are M-F 11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., and Sun. 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Admission to the museum is $10 for adults and $5 for children
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Tino's Fine Art & Frames

2200 E. 2nd St. Ste. H
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 971-8466
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Original artwork, limited edition prints, giclee, pottery, stained glass, mosaics, custom picture framing and local art by local artists are all available at Tino’s Fine Art & Frames.
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Swift-Coles Historic Home

17424 Swift-Coles Ln.
Bon Secour, AL 36511
(251) 949-5550
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This beautiful 6000 sq. ft. historic home, circa 1882, is open for guided tours Tu. and F. from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Admission is $10 adults and $5 for children age 6-12.
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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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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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