Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Welcome Centers
Gulf Shores Welcome Center
3459 Gulf Shores Parkway
North of the Intracoastal Bridge on Highway 59
Orange Beach Welcome Center
23685 Perdido Beach Road
Approximately four miles east of the Highway 59 and 182 intersection on the beach road
Both Alabama gulf coast welcome centers are open seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and helpful friendly staff offer free vacation planning information, brochures, and maps as well as recommendations on our calendar of local events. During the summer season (mid-May through mid-August), the center hours are extended to 6 p.m. on weekdays, and the weekend hours change to 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. The visitor centers are closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.
Welcome Center News
Welcome Center Art
From the iconic dolphin fountain to the hand-blown glass art piece, the Gulf Shores Welcome Center features an art exhibit that is attracting the attention of art and design enthusiasts. Read more about the art pieces on display.