New mosasaur species from Alabama discovered

Alabama is a global hotspot for mosasaurs. These extinct relatives of lizards were the top predators in the oceans during the late part of the Cretaceous Period.

Giving Tuesday 2023 (November 28)

This year for GivingTuesday, The University of Alabama Museums is encouraging gifts to go towards the Gorgas House Museum!

National Fossil Day

Visit the Alabama Museum of Natural History on October 28, 2023 from 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM for a free National Fossil Day event!

Fall into Autumn

We are excited to welcome the community to a free “Fall into Autumn” event at the Mildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum!