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Fairhope Museum

24 N Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2205
+1 251-929-1471
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Always something going on

There is a short film that discusses the history of fairhope. Quite worthwhile to find out more... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Fairhope, Alabama
great place to visit

great little place to visit and get all the basic info you need when visiting the area. great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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24 N Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2205
+1 251-929-1471
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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

Thank bhogg49
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank J7498RLmichaelm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank gross26
Reviewed 4 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!

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.

Thank BransonMarcia
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Well done. Showed in an educational way the history of the city. Could have included more about the city's impact on the region.

Thank cookrman
Reviewed 30 April 2017

One of the best local museums I have been in, they have made sure everything is easily accessible and easy to view the information, the staff is knowledge and friendly

Thank vickir0se
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Very informative history of Fairhope. There's a fire station with a fire truck and a jail in the museum. Saw the coronation of the Satsuma Blossom Queen, Miss Becky.

Thank gregj0hns0n
Reviewed 29 March 2017

There is always something new to learn here. Every time I go there is something new. The volunteers are very knowledgeable but also enthusiastic which is a nice bonus.

Thank BKSheahan
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

This building is the original fire station, police station and jail, mayor's office, etc. It is staffed by very knowledgeable volunteers eager to tell you about the history of their town. You can learn about the 'single tax' origins of Fairhope and the industries that...More

Thank Vondie O
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