Things to Do in Mobile, AL

Our list of the best things to do in Mobile, Alabama, features the top 72 nearby activities — including 32 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!

Mobile, AL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Water Activities, Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, and Museums & Galleries.

The results below include the top 28 things to do within the city of Mobile, AL , followed by 44 popular activities in nearby cities, including Daphne, Fairhope, Spanish Fort, Point Clear, Malbis, Theodore and Moss Point

Mobile, AL

Highlights
  • History Museums - 4 Activities
  • Historic Homes - 3 Activities
  • Sports Stadiums (Amateur) - 2 Activities
  • Parks - 2 Activities

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Battleship USS ALABAMA
1
9.9 Miles

Battleship USS ALABAMA

2703 Battleship Pkwy, Mobile, AL 36601
Historic Ships
The Battleship USS Alabama sailed for seven decades and currently is a floating museum. Exhibits include a World War II submarine, a Blackbird spy plane, Vietnam River patrol boat, and a plane like the one flown by the Tuskegee Airmen.

Rating

96% 2216 Votes Submit a Review
USS Alabama Battleship
2
9.9 Miles

USS Alabama Battleship

2703 Battleship Pkwy, Mobile, AL 36601
Historic Ships
Besides the ship itself, which is an important part of America's military history, USS Alabama Battleship can be considered a national park, since it has a large front-yard for picnics, cars shows and the likes, while also having an avionics museum.

Rating

96% 2264 Votes Submit a Review
Mobile Carnival Museum
3
8.0 Miles

Mobile Carnival Museum

355 Government Street, Mobile, AL 36602
History Museums
The Mobile Carnival Museum is dedicated only to the Carnival which is held in Mobile. It has on display costumes, crowns, and everything else which people can see at a Carnival. It also has a gift shop.

Rating

95% 1236 Votes Submit a Review
Crescent Theater
4
8.2 Miles

Crescent Theater

208 Dauphin Street, Mobile, AL 36602
Movie Theaters
The Crescent Theatre is a modern theatre, with the latest sound and video technologies to make a couple of hours more entertaining for the moviegoer.

Rating

98% 128 Votes Submit a Review
Mardi Gras
5
4.6 Miles

Mardi Gras

Mobile, AL
Other Events
Mobile's Mardi Grass is the oldest annual carnival in the United States. Live marching bands, allegoric cars and parades animate each year the streets of the city.

Rating

93% 119 Votes Submit a Review
Museum of Mobile
6
8.3 Miles

Museum of Mobile

111 South Royal Street, Mobile, AL 36602
History Museums
Besides presenting more than 300 years of Mobile's history in its 5 permanent collections, the Museum of Mobile has also private meeting rooms, which can be rented for all types of special occasions.

Rating

95% 181 Votes Submit a Review
Richards-DAR House Museum
7
8.0 Miles

Richards-DAR House Museum

256 North Joachim Street, Mobile, AL 36603
Historic Homes
Originally constructed for Charles and Caroline Richards in about 1860, the Italianate style Richards-DAR House Museum hosts special events. The six Daughters of the American Revolution organizations in the Mobile area also use the house.

Rating

98% 91 Votes Submit a Review
Oakleigh House
8
7.2 Miles

Oakleigh House

350 Oakleigh Place, Mobile, AL
History Museums
Costumed guides lead visitors on a tour of the Greek Revival Oakleigh House constructed in 1833 for James Roper. The tour also includes the1850 Cox-Deasy Cottage and the 1860 Cook's House and Garden.

Rating

93% 70 Votes Submit a Review
Fort Conde Museum & Welcome Center
9
8.4 Miles

Fort Conde Museum & Welcome Center

150 South Royal Street, Mobile, AL 36602
History Museums
Located in a 1724 partially reconstructed French Fort, the Fort Conde Museum & Welcome Center presents a history of Mobile, and also offers its visitors useful information.

Rating

82% 868 Votes Submit a Review
Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center
10
8.4 Miles

Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center

65 Government Street, Mobile, AL 36602
Science Museums
With a collection of more than 50 interactive exhibits, the Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center is sure to attract both children and their parents. It also has a theatre which shows themed documentaries. It can also host special events.

Rating

79% 678 Votes Submit a Review

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