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History Museum of Mobile

111 South Royal Street, Southern Market/Old City Hall, Mobile, AL 36602
+1 251-208-7569
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Charming mseum in a historic building downtown

This is an interesting & enjoyable museum, well located by other attractions including Exploreum... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shan113
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Mobile, Alabama
Well, when I checked the day before, they said they would be open

I called the day before National Museum Day and checked their posted times of operation on their... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
EXPCTMOR
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Fairhope, Alabama
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111 South Royal Street, Southern Market/Old City Hall, Mobile, AL 36602
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+1 251-208-7569
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an interesting & enjoyable museum, well located by other attractions including Exploreum & Ft Conde. 2 story, but does have an elevator, The building itself is quite handsome. I have been several times- the exhibits are quite interesting & there are benches scattered...More

Thank Shan113
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I called the day before National Museum Day and checked their posted times of operation on their website. Made reservations for transportation to this museum and the Phoenix Fire Museum [which was also "supposed to be open" and was not] and the Conde Charlotte Museum,...More

Thank EXPCTMOR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent over two hours touring the museum even though the second floor portion was closed. The history of Mobile is broad and relates the good and the bad times in the city's growth. We also loved the miniature houses room. Incredible detail and work!...More

Thank Lisanne D
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This History Museum of Mobile is wonderful! It's very educational, and the artifacts they have on display are so cool. Love the museum.

Thank theoriginalicecr2017
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This museum goes into a lot of detail of all the events that happened in the area. The good and the bad, they show it all. Very well done! They use a history timeline to show who is important and what they contributed. Not a...More

Thank W2255KXlaurad
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Great museum in downtown. Exhibits hit all of mobile and there is something for everyone. Totally a must see for anyone in the area.

Thank James C
Reviewed 21 July 2017

My wife and I both enjoyed the museum. We drove over from Pensacola, FL for the day and decided to tour the museum. We were glad we did. It was much larger than we had expected! The cost was $10.00 each and we spent about...More

1  Thank DockB
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I've been here plenty of times as a kid!!My last visit was with my husband last year when they had the King Tut exhibit.The staff were super friendly&the curators were very educated and informative!

Thank TempD11
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Was in Mobile, AL, this February with two older kids. It was cold and rainy so limited in what we do. Took them to the Museum and they spent several hours exploring. The Museum has a broad range of exhibits that are appealing to kids...More

1  Thank John A
Reviewed 30 June 2017

My sister and I really enjoyed this museum. Mobile is such an old city with a diverse history and the museum does a great job in showing the development. To us, the most amazing gallery was the dollhouses. These are beautiful and so very detailed...More

Thank Carole M
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joan&mike
16 November 2015|
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Response from lisa8552015 | Reviewed this property |
You should least 2 hrs to go thru everything and enjoy it all.
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