When you are heading to Alabama, whether for business or pleasure, take some time to check out the Anniston Museum of Natural History. You can immerse yourself in the North American wilderness, check out the wilds of Africa, and learn more about the mummies that are more than 2000 years old. The exhibits are open air and allow you to get up close and personal with some amazing animals. You will notice birds in their own habitats and it is one of the country’s oldest bird exhibits.
Those traveling with children will appreciate the Children’s Discover Room where kids can learn more about the natural wonders of Alabama. There are many nature trails that allow you to explore and get to know the great outdoors.
The museum also offers amazing educational opportunities from safari tours to natural history programs as well as programs, events, and even summer day camp. Everyone can find something they enjoy at the Anniston Museum of Natural History. Next time you are in Alabama and you want an educational experience that is as short as an hour or as long as entire day then be sure to pay the Anniston Museum of Natural History a visit. It’s affordable to visit, has something for the entire family, and you can spend as long as you like exploring the exhibits, nature trails, and more.
Admission is $6 for adults, $5,50 for senior citizens (60+), $5 for children 4-17 and kids three and under are free. For this price a family can enjoy an entire day’s worth of entertainment for about $20, and it is educational, too. Be sure to add the Anniston Museum of Natural History to your list of places you want to visit in Alabama.