Many places to visit for state’s bicentennial

Published 1:28 am Thursday, August 2, 2018

 Here is a complete list of PastPort Sites at which history buffs can have their Alabama bicentennial books stamped. Asterisk designates a retail location carrying the book


Autauga County

Autauga Place, Autaugaville; Prattaugan Museum & Archives, Heritage Center*, Prattville Baldwin County

Fort Mims State Historic Site, Tensaw; Fort Morgan State Historic Site, Gulf Shores; Removal of the County Seat Mural, Bay Minette; Swift-Coles Historic Home, Bon Secour; Baldwin County Heritage Museum, Elberta; Fairhope Museum of History, Fairhope; Foley Railroad Museum, Foley; Historic Blakeley State Park, Spanish Fort

Barbour County

Fendall Hall, Eufaula; Shorter Mansion, Eufaula;


Bibb County

Miller’s Pottery, Brent; Brierfield Ironworks Historic State Park, Brierfield


Blount County

Blountsville Historical Park, Blountsville; Horton Mill Bridge, Oneonta; Old Easley Covered Bridge, Oneonta;

Swann Covered Bridge, Cleveland; Blount County Memorial Museum, Oneonta;


Bullock County

Red Door Theatre, Union Springs; Bird Dog Statue, Union Springs; Bullock County Historic Murals, Union Springs


Butler County

Greenville Railroad Depot, Greenville; Ritz Theatre, Greenville; Hank Williams Sr. Boyhood Home and Museum,



Calhoun County

Anniston Freedom Riders Murals, Anniston; Centennial Memorial Park, Anniston, Anniston Museum of Natural History, Anniston; Berman Museum of World History, Anniston; Coldwater Covered Bridge, Oxford; Janney Furnace Civil War and Native American Museum, Ohatchee


Chambers County

Iron Bridge, Valley; Joe Louis Statue, Lafayette; Chambers County Museum, Lafayette


Cherokee County

Cherokee Rock Village, Leesburg; Cornwall Furnace Park, Leesburg; Cherokee County Historical Museum, Centre


Chilton County

Confederate Memorial Park, Marbury; Maplesville Railroad Depot, Maplesville

Choctaw County

Old Naheola Bridge Pennington; Wilson’s Grist Mill and Broadhead Memorial Park, Needham; Choctaw County Historical Museum, Gilbertown


Clarke County

Thomasville Sports Hall of Fame, Thomasville; Kimbell House, Jackson; Clarke County Historical Museum,

Grove Hill; Kathryn Tucker Windham Museum*, Thomasville


Clay County

Clay County Museum, Ashland; City of Lineville Museum*, Lineville

Cleburne County

Cheaha State Park and Lodge*, Delta; Shoal Creek Church, Fruithurst


Coffee County

Boll Weevil Monument, Enterprise; The Huey Helicopter and Wall of Freedom, Enterprise; Pea River Historical Society Depot Museum*, Enterprise


Colbert County

Belle Mont Mansion, Tuscumbia; Ivy Green, Helen Keller’s Birthplace, Tuscumbia; Alabama Music Hall of Fame, Tuscumbia; Key Underwood Coon Dog Memorial Cemetery, Cherokee; LaGrange College Site Park, Leighton; Muscle Shoals Sound Studio, Sheffield; FAME Recording Studio, Muscle Shoals


Conecuh County

The Old Paul Post Office, Paul; Brown Hawkins Rural Learning Center, Evergreen; Booker’s Mill, Evergreen


Coosa County

Old Rock Jail Museum, Rockford


Covington County

Springdale Estate, Andalusia; Three Notch Museum, Andalusia


Crenshaw County

Highland Home College, Luverne; Luverne Public Library, Luverne; Brantley Hitching Post, Brantley; Brantley Public Library, Brantley; F.M. Douglass House, Luverne; The Flowing Well, Glenwood


Cullman County

Ave Maria Grotto, Cullman; Cullman County Museum*, Cullman; Clarkson Covered Bridge and Park, Cullman; Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament, Hanceville; Weiss Cottage, Cullman; Crooked Creek Civil War Museum, Vinemont; Echota Cherokee Tribe of Alabama, Falkville


Dale County

J.D. Holman House, Ozark; Carillon and Bell Tower, Ozark; U.S. Army Aviation Museum, Fort Rucker


Dallas County

Kenan’s Mill, Orrville; Edmund Pettus Bridge, Selma; Old Cahawba Archaeological Park, Selma; Ancient Africa, Enslavement, and Civil War Museum, Selma; National Voting Rights Museum and Institute, Selma; Old Depot Museum, Selma; Selma Interpretive Center, Selma; First Baptist Church, Selma; Brown Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Selma; Sturdivant Hall Museum, Selma; Smitherman Museum, Selma


DeKalb County

Old Union Crossing Covered Bridge, Mentone; ALABAMA Fan Club and Museum, Fort Payne; Fort Payne Opera House, Fort Payne; Fort Payne Depot Museum, Fort Payne


Elmore County

Benjamin Fitzpatrick Bridge, Tallassee; Fort Toulouse-Fort Jackson Park, Wetumpka; Elmore County Museum

Wetumpka; Jasmine Hill Gardens, Wetumpka; Museum of Black History, Wetumpka


Escambia County

Thomas E. McMillan Museum and Alabama Room, Brewton; Poarch Band of Creek Indians Museum,



Etowah County

Emma Sansom Monument, Gadsden; Gilliland-Reese Covered Bridge, Gadsden; Etowah Heritage Museum, Gadsden; Mont Glosser Amphitheater, Gadsden; Gadsden Museum of Art and History, Gadsden; Noccalula Falls Park, Gadsden


Fayette County

Fayette Civic Center and Art Museum*, Fayette; Fayette Depot Museum, Fayette; Golden Eagle Syrup, Fayette


Franklin County

Red Bay Museum, Red Bay; Dismals Wonder Garden and Canyon, Campbell


Geneva County

Emma Knox Kenan Library, Geneva; Constitution Oak Tree in Fowler Park, Geneva


Greene County

SCLC Magnolia House, Eutaw; Alabama Civil Rights Freedom Farm Museum, Eutaw


Hale County

Greensboro Opera House, Greensboro; Noel-Ramsey House, Greensboro; Magnolia Grove, Greensboro: Safe House Black History Museum, Greensboro, Oak Grove School, Gallion; Moundville Archaeological Park, Moundville


Henry County

Abbeville Memorial Library, Abbeville; Headland Public Square, Headland; Bethune-Kennedy House, Abbeville


Houston County

Peanut Monument at the Dothan Visitors Bureau*, Dothan; George Washington Carver Interpretive Museum,

Dothan; Dothan Murals, Dothan; Landmark Park*, Dothan


Jackson County

Russell Cave National Monument, Bridgeport; Bridgeport Train Depot Museum, Bridgeport; Scottsboro Boys Museum and Cultural Center, Scottsboro; Scottsboro-Jackson Heritage Center, Scottsboro; Stevenson Railroad Depot Museum, Stevenson


Jefferson County

Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, McCalla; West Jefferson County Pioneer Home, McCalla; Arlington Antebellum House and Gardens, Birmingham; Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark, Birmingham; Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame, Birmingham; Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, Birmingham; Negro Southern League Museum, Birmingham; Alabama Sports Hall of Fame, Birmingham; Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, Birmingham; Southern Museum of Flight, Birmingham; Vulcan Park and Museum, Birmingham


Lamar County

Clearman House, Sulligent; Moore-Hill House, Sulligent; Local History Room and Museum Vernon City Complex,



Lauderdale County

Frank Lloyd Wright Rosenbaum House Museum, Florence; Indian Mound and Museum, Florence; Pope’s Tavern Museum, Florence; Sacred Way Sanctuary, Florence; W.C. Handy Birthplace, Museum, and Library, Florence


Lawrence County

Pond Spring, The General Joe Wheeler Home, Hillsboro; Jesse Owens Memorial Park and Museum*, Danville;

Courtland Heritage Museum, Courtland; Oakville Indian Mounds Education Center, Danville


Lee County

Pebble Hill (Scott-Yarbrough House), Auburn; Toomer’s Corner, Auburn; Lee County Historical Society Museum,

Loachapoka; Museum of East Alabama, Opelika


Limestone County

The Donnell House, Athens; Fort Henderson Historic Site and Trinity High School, Athens; Alabama Veterans Museum and Archives, Athens; Mooresville Alabama Post Office, Mooresville


Lowndes County

Holy Ground Battlefield Park, Lowndesboro; Viola Liuzzo Monument, Lowndesboro; Jonathan Daniels Memorial,

Hayneville, Lowndes Interpretive Center, Hayneville


Macon County

Booker T. Washington House (The Oaks), Tuskegee; Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site, Tuskegee; Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site, Tuskegee; Commodore Museum, Tuskegee; George Washington Carver Museum, Tuskegee; Legacy Museum at Tuskegee University, Tuskegee; Tuskegee History Center, Tuskegee; Shiloh Rosenwald School, Notasulga


Madison County

Burritt on the Mountain, Huntsville; 10th Calvary “Buffalo Soldiers” Memorial, Huntsville; Harrison Brothers Hardware, Huntsville; Alabama Constitution Village*, Huntsville; Howard Weeden House Museum*, Huntsville;

U.S. Veterans Memorial Museum, Huntsville; North Alabama Railroad Museum, Huntsville; Huntsville Botanical Gardens, Huntsville; U.S. Space and Rocket Center, Huntsville, Alabama War Museum, Madison


Marengo County

Bluff Hall, Demopolis; Gaineswood National Historic Landmark*, Demopolis; Lyon Hall, Demopolis; Marengo County History and Archive Museum, Demopolis; Rooster Hall, Demopolis; Laird Cottage and the Geneva Mercer Museum, Demopolis


Marion County

Jerry Brown Pottery, Hamilton


Marshall County

Arab Historic Village, Arab; The Colonel Montgomery Gilbreath House, Guntersville; Guntersville Museum*,

Guntersville; Albertville Museum, Albertville; Cathedral Caverns State Park, Woodville


Mobile County

Bellingrath Gardens and Home, Theodore; Historic Fort Gaines, Dauphin Island; Medical Museum, Mobile; USS ALABAMA Battleship Memorial Park, Mobile; Hank Aaron Childhood Home and Museum, Mobile;


South Alabama Archaeology Museum, Mobile; Historic Oakleigh, Mobile; The History Museum of Mobile Mobile; Mobile Carnival Museum, Mobile; MOWA Choctaw Cultural Center, Mount Vernon; National African American Archives and Museum, Mobile; Richard’s DAR House Museum, Mobile


Monroe County

Veterans Memorial Park, Monroeville; Monroe County Museum, Monroeville; Rickard’s Mill Historical Park,

Beatrice; William Travis House, Perdue Hill


Montgomery County

Alabama State Capitol*, Montgomery; Governor’s Mansion, Montgomery; W.A. Gayle Planetarium, Montgomery; Old Alabama Town, Montgomery; The City of St. Jude Interpretive Center and Garden, Montgomery; Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church & Parsonage Museum, Montgomery, Civil Rights Memorial Center, Montgomery; First White House of the Confederacy, Montgomery; Freedom Rides Museum in the Historic Montgomery Greyhound Bus Station, Montgomery; Hank Williams Museum, Montgomery; Museum of Alabama, Montgomery; Rosa Parks Museum and Children’s Wing*, Montgomery; Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald Museum, Montgomery


Morgan County

Military Order of the Purple Heart Memorial, Hartselle; Old State Bank; Decatur; Morgan County Archives, Decatur; Historic Decatur Union Train Depot, Decatur; Rhodes Ferry Park and Cherokee Trailhead, Decatur; Blue and Gray Museum of North Alabama, Decatur;


Perry County

Lincoln School, Marion; Coretta Scott King Memorial, Marion; Civil Rights Memorial Center, Marion; Marion Female Seminary, Marion; Moore-Webb-Holmes Plantation, Marion; Alabama Women’s Hall of Fame, Marion; Reverie Historic Home, Marion; Alabama Military Hall of Fame, Marion


Pickens County

Tom Bevill Visitor Center and Snagboat Montgomery, Carrolton; Parks E. Bell House, Aliceville; Aliceville Museum, Aliceville


Pike County

Johnson Center for the Cultural Arts, Troy; Pioneer Museum of Alabama, Troy


Randolph County

Randolph County Historical Museum, Roanoke


Russell County

Fort Mitchell Museum, Fort Mitchell; Chattahoochee Indian Heritage Center, Fort Mitchell


Shelby County

American Village, Montevallo; Aldrich Coal Mine Museum, Montevallo; Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum*, Calera;

Karl C. Harrison Museum of George Washington, Columbiana; Shelby County Museum and Archives, Columbiana


St. Clair County

John W. Inzer Museum, Ashville; Ashville Museum and Archives, Ashville; John Looney Pioneer House Museum,

Ashville; Horse Pens 40, Steele


Sumter County

Alamuchee-Bellamy Covered Bridge, Livingston; Spence-Moon House, Livingston


Talladega County

Kymulga Grist Mill and Covered Bridge, Alpine; DeSoto Caverns, Childersburg; Ritz Theatre, Talladega; Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind and Warren Museum, Talladega; Jemison-Carnegie Heritage Hall, Talladega; Waldo Covered Bridge, Waldo;


Tallapoosa County

Horseshoe Bend National Military Park, Daviston; Tallapoosa County Museum, Dadeville


Tuscaloosa County

Battle-Friedman House, Tuscaloosa; Capitol Park, Tuscaloosa; Jemison-Van de Graaff Mansion, Tuscaloosa; The Historic Drish House, Tuscaloosa; Alabama Museum of Natural History, Tuscaloosa; Gorgas House Museum Tuscaloosa; Murphy African-American Museum, Tuscaloosa; The Old Tavern Museum, Tuscaloosa; Tuscaloosa Transportation Museum, Tuscaloosa; Paul W. Bryant Museum, Tuscaloosa; Mercedes-Benz Visitor Center, Vance


Walker County

Alabama Mining Museum, Dora; Bankhead House & Heritage Center, Jasper; Carl Elliott House Museum, Jasper;

Nauvoo Depot Museum, Nauvoo


Washington County

Old St. Stephens Courthouse, St. Stephens; St. Stephens Historical Park; St. Stephens; Washington County Museum, Chatom


Wilcox County

Gee’s Bend Quilt Mural Trail and Quilters Collective, Gee’s Bend; Gaines Ridge, Camden; Wilcox Female Institute,

Camden; Gee’s Bend Ferry, Camden; Black Belt Treasures Cultural Arts Center, Camden;

Snow Hill Institute, Pine Apple


Winston County

Natural Bridge, Natural Bridge