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Honorary Captain Autograph Signing

Visit the Paul W. Bryant Museum on September 25, 2021 to get autographs from Honorary Captains Wayne Davis and Bobby Humphrey before the Alabama vs. Southern Mississippi football game!

Virtual Moundville Native American Festival

In this installment of #MoundvilleMondays, Education Outreach Coordinator, Lindsey Gordon, announces this year’s Virtual Native American Festival, happening from October 7-9, 2021! Stay tuned for updates on the schedule of events!

UA Family Weekend 2021

The University of Alabama Museums will have a table located on Woods Quad for Family Weekend on September 24 from 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Family Weekend is a weekend full of fun, connection, and tradition!

Museum Day at The Gorgas House

This year, The Gorgas House Museum is participating is Smithsonian Magazine‘s Museum Day, which is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket.

2021 Native American Festival Has Been Cancelled

Due to lack of participation from school groups and travel restrictions for some Native American participants as a result of COVID-19, the in-person 2021 Moundville Native American Festival has been cancelled. The park and campground will remain open for visitation. We look forward to once again being together in-person in 2022.

Alabama’s Watery Past Is a Warning

Alabama’s Harrell Station, roughly 45 miles west of Montgomery and 150 miles inland from the Gulf of Mexico, seems like the last place someone would go to explore the ocean. But crumbling out of the dusty ground, which has been wrinkled into gullies of white chalk, are the remnants of an ancient sea.

Alabama’s Return to the Sea

Alabama’s Harrell Station, roughly 75 kilometers west of Montgomery and 250 kilometers inland from the Gulf of Mexico, seems like the last place someone would go to explore the ocean. But crumbling out of the dusty ground, which has been wrinkled into gullies of white chalk, are the remnants of an ancient sea.