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Indian & Sea Museum

25850 John Snook Dr, Orange Beach, AL 36561
+1 251-981-8545
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Win and out I. Ninety seconds flat

Small ,musty smelling, random fishing lures and old photos and a few shells that look like it is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nashville, TN
Small museum but free admission

Only open Tues, Wed, Thurs. from 9 to 4. My pictures show their maritime sextant, sea compass... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2017
Robert W
Park Ridge, Illinois
via mobile
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25850 John Snook Dr, Orange Beach, AL 36561
+1 251-981-8545
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small ,musty smelling, random fishing lures and old photos and a few shells that look like it is from someone cleaning out their basement. I guess if you are right there go but don't drive out of the way for it at all! Don't ask...More

Thank JillT13
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Only open Tues, Wed, Thurs. from 9 to 4. My pictures show their maritime sextant, sea compass, sand dollars, a fog bell, and native Indian feathers telling the meaning of each feather worn.

1  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This is a great little place to educate children as well as adults. showshistorical items found in area. things I had never heard of. Great for all ages

2  Thank S632PQdonm
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This is an interesting museum but the best part was the lady on staff who grew up in the area and whose ancestors had a history in the area. Very interesting information that she was able to provide. I'm not sure that young children would...More

2  Thank WRJ-MLJ
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Typical of many small community museums, this historical building would be better served by transforming it back to a period schoolhouse. It currently houses donated collections of artifacts, old outboard engines, rocks and seashells. The items on display are not all of local origin and...More

1  Thank Truman S
Reviewed 30 August 2016

The curator of this charming museum is part of history herself. Gail is an area treasure. She is fifth generation Orange Beach with much to feel prideful about. She can take you back to the simple times of her youth. With ancestors that literally planted...More

1  Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed viewing all the artifacts and learning about their history. Staff was friendly and informative and knew a lot about the items, history about the area and people that lived there. Good for all ages.

2  Thank Seasidesewing
Reviewed 13 April 2016

This little school house holds so many different artifacts! As someone who has always loved geosciences as well as fishing and history they had a lot of cool things to look at. However my family and I were only there for about an hour and...More

3  Thank 489rah21
Reviewed 3 March 2016

good small attraction for kids or people who are not from the area. Showed an era of Al that no longer exists and weather events.

2  Thank cdhcch
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Discovered this little building while out riding our bikes. It's the original Orange Beach schoolhouse & it contains local artifacts. Very small museum, but the staff person who was there when we visited was very helpful in explaining some of the items we asked about....More

3  Thank Judy19
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Ruth M
How much are senior citizens tickets
12 April 2017|
Response from Robert W | Reviewed this property |
Everyone is free! But they are only open on Tues, Wed, and Thurs.
Marylynn L
What are the hours?
8 March 2015|
Response from Seasidesewing |
The museum is open Tu. and Th. from 9 a.m. – 4p.m.