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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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Great museum!

We spent over two hours touring the museum even though the second floor portion was closed. The... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Lisanne D
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Fort Myers, Florida
Great way to spend an afternoon.

This History Museum of Mobile is wonderful! It's very educational, and the artifacts they have on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
theoriginalicecr2017
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Daphne, Alabama
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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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 5 days 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 3 weeks ago

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 15 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 2 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 20 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 15 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 14 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
Reviewed 28 June 2017

In a historic building (the former city hall), this great museum preserves awesome miniatures of famous buildings of Mobile, background of the slave market in Mobile before the Civil War, and much more. We had time since Tropical Storm Cindy had driven us from the...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 24 June 2017

I am a history lover and exploring museums like these may be the reason why. It was full of many artifacts, information, and helpful workers who told me even more about the building.

Thank Jacob S
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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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