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Anniston Museum of Natural History

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800 Museum Drive, Anniston, AL 36206-2813
+1 256-237-6766
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Hidden gem

I’m local and I’ve been coming to this museum since I was a child. Back then I was terrified of the... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Anniston, Alabama
via mobile
A mini Smithsonian

We traveled to Anniston from Cheaha State Park to visit this museum. It reminded me of the Museum... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
Scott E
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800 Museum Drive, Anniston, AL 36206-2813
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

I’m local and I’ve been coming to this museum since I was a child. Back then I was terrified of the mummies. This museum has such a great atmosphere. Low lighting, quiet, and the path wanders and twists. I love to go during on a...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

We traveled to Anniston from Cheaha State Park to visit this museum. It reminded me of the Museum of Natural History in Washington, DC, just smaller and more focused on Alabama. The best part was their rock/gem collection and if you like stuffed birds, there's...More

Thank Scott E
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Very nice museum with lots to see. Lions, tigers, birds, mummies and bugs, oh my! Wonderful displays.

Thank Bama_travel_nana
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Well rounded museum with a much larger variety then expected. Friendly knowledgeable staff. A good take in rain or shine.

Thank Joseph A
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Who would have thought there would be such a great museum in Anniston! This museum is well laid out, inexpensive, and a great place for all ages. There is a section on Alabama, dinosaurs, animals of all kinds, oceans, and many more. Plan on several...More

Thank Sanddollar37
Reviewed 7 September 2017

From prehistoric to modern day, learn of animals of all kinds. We saw mummies, birds, sea creatures and many others. We enjoyed the trail with live birds of prey.

Thank charity p
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Museum and Gardens cost about $6 and worth it. Full museum of Natural History done very well. Great for kids but adults will like it too. Walk nature walk to see raptures like different owls and hawks. Also small flower garden off to other side.

Thank OrlandoCyclist
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Small museum with a variety of interesting things to view. Kids had fun would go back. The price was right especially for both museums.

Thank Mommypoo33
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Took the grandson today and what an awesome place. The staff and decor excellent! The exhibits were so interesting and something for all ages. Will definitely be back a lot. Great value and a hidden gem in Anniston! Go and explore, you will be glad...More

Thank worldtraveler35904
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Amazed to find such a jewel of a museum in Anniston,Al. Spent two hours looking at all their exhibits.

Thank Tee S
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