The star attraction of the Memorial Park in Mobile is the 1940s USS Alabama Battleship docked along the waterfront, but there are many other interesting sites. Also on site are a variety of aircraft, including a B-52 bomber, and equipment from other war time periods. The park is a memorial to all those who served in WWII, as well as more recent operations..
Waterville USA is a 20-acre waterpark and amusement park located ¼ of a mile from the beach in a beautiful resort community, Gulf Shores, Alabama. Waterville opened the original waterpark in 1986 and since that time the park has added over $10 million in new or replaced attractions. Waterville USA has the best collection of water rides on the Gulf Coast!.
Civil Rights Institute
The Birmingham Civil Rights Institute offers a look at the events of the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s and continuing issues. The struggle that began here in Birmingham was part of a larger social movement that eventually led to changes. The galleries feature permanent and temporary exhibits on a variety of related topics..
Mobile has long been a favored stop on many tour groups' Gulf Coast itineraries. Just two hours east of New Orleans and one hour north of the beautiful Gulf of Mexico beaches, Mobile's historic appeal, wonderful attractions, local restaurants and special events are sure to please groups of all sizes. Mobile is easily accessible east/west on Interstate 10 and north/south on Interstate 65..