Gulf Shores & Orange Beach

Attractions on Alabama's Gulf Coast

There’s so much to do during a beach vacation along the Alabama Gulf Coast. The possibilities are nearly endless! Enjoy a dolphin cruise and see what nature offers in both the back bays and the Gulf of Mexico. Does fishing have you hooked? Boat rentals, Orange Beach charter fishing trips and pier fishing abound.

Is adventure your middle name? Try the segway tours at the Gulf State Park or travel to Historic Fort Morgan and relive the early days of our nation’s history. Make time for a trip to the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo and get a first-hand look at the “Little Zoo That Could.” At the end of the day, there’s still time for a walk along the beach at sunset. Of course, you can always plan a day for just relaxing on the beach and digging your toes in the sand. 

Discover a whole new definition of fun when you stay and play in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach.

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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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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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Meaher State Park

5200 Battleship Pkwy. E.
Spanish Fort, AL 36577
(251) 626-5529
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Situated in the wetlands of Mobile Bay, this 1,327 acre park features two self-guided nature trails that highlight the flora and fauna of this unique area.
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Mobile Bay Ferry

51 State Hwy. 180 W.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 861-3000
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This is a vehicle and passenger ferry operating between Dauphin Island and Fort Morgan. Daily departures occur every 45 minutes. Call for rates and schedule. Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.
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Mobile Carnival Museum

355 Government St.
Mobile, AL 36602
(251) 432-3324
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The museum highlights the birthplace of Mardi Gras in America. See royal robes, crowns, scepters, costume design and float construction. Youth can become a costumed rider in the Little Mystics Den.
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Mobile Museum of Art

4850 Museum Dr.
Mobile, AL 36608
(251) 208-5200
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The Mobile Museum of Art is the largest art museum along the Gulf Coast from New Orleans to Tampa. The museum hours are Tu.-Sun. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Th. 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
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Mobile Symphony Orchestra

257 Dauphin St.
Mobile, AL 36602
(251) 432-2010
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Mobile Symphony is the leading provider of orchestral music in the Gulf Coast region and the largest performing arts organization in southwest Alabama. Come experience the power of music.
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Landmark Tours

26 Hoffren Drive
Fairhope, AL 36533
(251) 928-0207
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We're in our 23rd year of planning and conducting private bus trips for Convention, Business and Social Groups of fabulous Coastal Alabama!Tours showcasing Gulf of Mexico, Historic Mobile Bay and Tensaw Delta areas by Historic-Nature and Whimsy tours, of four hours or more. Just for the fun of it!
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Lost Bay Helicopters

1215 Commerce Dr.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 609-3008
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We offer breathtaking beach tours, romantic sunset flights and thrilling yet comfortable rides for adults and children of all ages. For the really adventurous, take the controls during flight lessons.
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Historic Blakeley State Park

34745 State Hwy. 225
Spanish Fort, AL 36577
(251) 626-0798
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As the site of the last major battle of the Civil War, Historic Blakeley State Park features 10.5 miles of hiking and bike trails, RV and primitive tent camping areas with restrooms and shower facilities, a fishing pier and boat tours.
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