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Old Depot Museum

4 Martin Luther King St, Selma, AL 36703
+1 334-874-2197
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Lots of Really Old Stuff

The Old Depot Museum has little to do with trains although their is an old caboose in the backyard... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
Melodycthomas
via mobile
Not open

All indications were that they would be open, but they were not. Looked ok outside but need to... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2016
Original-Tonman
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Longview, Texas
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This museum documents the history of the region from the Civil War through the Civil Rights Movement.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“caboose” (3 reviews)
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4 Martin Luther King St, Selma, AL 36703
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+1 334-874-2197
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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

The Old Depot Museum has little to do with trains although their is an old caboose in the backyard. There are many pictures and artifacts over a hundred years old displayed around the museum.

Thank Melodycthomas
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

All indications were that they would be open, but they were not. Looked ok outside but need to update their information.

Thank Original-Tonman
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Would recommend the Old Depot Museum to anyone with an interest in Selma's history. The staff was extremely welcoming and courteous.

1  Thank llupei
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is an outstanding museum with a lot of artifacts. There are so many pieces from various eras of Selma and the citizens that lived there. Plan on about two hours to take your time and really enjoy this gem. The docent is very knowledgable...More

2  Thank Michael L
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Selma was a huge part of the civil rights movement, and the Old Depot has captured much of Selma's history. Unfortunately they have so much stuff, that it is a bit cluttered but still very interesting. For $5 it's hard to beat and you can...More

Thank TryppAdams
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

This place is AWESOME! There's soooo much history crammed into this building that it's overwhelming but in a good way. Worth every dollar and a little bit more. The lady who runs it (can't remember her name-sorry) was also awesome. The original 60 yr old...More

3  Thank tiftharr
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Do you remember the old sweet shops where their are more more jars of brightly coloured candy than you could ever imagine or ever dream of trying ? The Old Depot Museum Is exactly that all be it the candy as been replaced with history...More

3  Thank Danny C
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Brilliant place fantastic guide well worth a visit you won't be disappoint so much to see in the place the history just leaves u gobsmacked I would love to go back

3  Thank Mikey C
Reviewed 2 April 2016

This is a beautifully done museum. It is full of some wonderful history of Selma and the surrounding area. Don't miss this museum when you visit historic Selma, Alabama.

2  Thank sumac1Alabama
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

I was excited to see this place. Based on the disruptions online it was a basic overview of the city including a Civil War and Civil Rights focus. What it is in reality is a cool old building filled with old crap. Most of which...More

Thank Jeff C
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