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Fairhope Museum

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Interesting Museum

Athletes Fairhope museum you will find some interesting artifacts from Fairhope’s early days. It... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
Audrey S
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Bancroft
Fun local museum

There is lots to see in this little museum that helps you understand the town. It takes a person... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
Lilvt
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Burlington, Vermont
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24 N Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2205
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Athletes Fairhope museum you will find some interesting artifacts from Fairhope’s early days. It has an interesting history which a knowledgeable docent explained to us, including information about the single tax system. The museum is free so the price is right. It’s well worth a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Audrey S
Reviewed 8 February 2018

There is lots to see in this little museum that helps you understand the town. It takes a person from the early inhabitants to modern day people on the 2 floors. The old fire engine, which still runs, is fun to see as is the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Lilvt
Reviewed 6 February 2018

I would recommend anyone who visits Fairhope to spend an hour here so they can appreciate the dream of the forefathers.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Giorgi L
Reviewed 12 January 2018

I've been to Fairhope numerous times, but this visit allowed me to experience and understand 'why' Fairhope. Don't miss the video. With the 30 minute video, it's a great 1 to 1.5 hours. Really well done.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Will6468
Reviewed 23 August 2017

One could spend a few hours here if you're looking to fill a lazy afternoon. Surprisingly cute little museum with local charm, crammed full with simple exhibits.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank jam3f
Reviewed 17 August 2017

There is a short film that discusses the history of fairhope. Quite worthwhile to find out more. It is an interesting city. On Tuesdays, they have an afternoon tea, with locally grown tea. The last time I went the topic was early, early Fairhope and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank bhogg49
Reviewed 9 August 2017

great little place to visit and get all the basic info you need when visiting the area. great folks full of information and helpful. Does not take all day to see this attraction but the time spent is worth the effort. Highly recommended

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank J7498RLmichaelm
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Fun little place to see while visiting Fairhope. The volunteer who greeted us as well as the tour guide were full of knowledge and provided an excellent insight into the history of this town. Even though the building is small, it is full of wonderful...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank gross26
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We love to visit the Fairhope Museum! The workers are so friendly! We love the different displays and the local history. This is one of our favorite spots to visit each time we walk around Fairhope, and I think I learn something new every time!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Ashley M
Reviewed 25 May 2017

A very nice historical overview of Fairhope! This is a very well done museum and thought it's not big, it gives you a ton of history on how Fairhope came to be.

Date of experience: May 2017
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