Access Mobile Attractions with Ease
Whether you head south to Mobile or stay close to the Country Inn & Suites in Saraland, you won’t have to look far to find interesting things to do. Take the kids to interact with hands-on exhibits at the Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center, or spend a quiet afternoon strolling on the pathways at Mobile Botanical Gardens. If you enjoy educational tours, explore 13,000 square feet of antebellum beauty at Bragg-Mitchell Mansion or a catch a glimpse of colonial life with a walk through Fort Conde.
- Bragg-Mitchell Mansion (12.1 miles)
Built in 1855, this historic home spans 13,000 square feet and features Greek Revival architecture. Take a tour or attend a special event at the mansion.
Phone: +1 (251) 471-6364
- Fort Condé (10.2 miles)
Originally constructed by the French in 1723, this fort protected the city of Mobile from British and Spanish forces until 1820. Since being rebuilt in 1976, Fort Condé welcomes visitors to browse historic Native American and European artifacts.
Phone: +1 (251) 208-7304
- USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park (14.3 miles)
No visit to Mobile would be complete without a stop at Battleship Memorial Park, home to the country's most decorated battleships, as well as a collection of historic aircraft and the USS Drum submarine.
Phone: +1 (251) 433-2703
Sports and Recreation
- Copeland-Cox Tennis Center (11.2 miles)
Grab your racket and head to the Mobile Tennis Center for a recreational match, or check the tournament schedule and watch some of the area’s top competitors in action.
Phone: +1 (251) 208-5181
- Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Magnolia Grove (9.3 miles)
Challenge your skills on the fairways and greens at this nearby golf course, which is part of 26 courses that compose the impressive RTJ Golf Trail.
Phone: +1 (251) 645-0075
Museums and Exhibits
- Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center (10.2 miles)
Kids of all ages enjoy exploring more than 150 interactive and educational exhibits at this museum with three permanent galleries. Strum a harp at the Hands on Hall gallery, or check your blood pressure at My BodyWorks gallery.
Phone: +1 (251) 208-6893
- Mobile Botanical Gardens (10.9 miles)
Connect with nature at this popular attraction spanning 100 acres. The garden’s most popular features include the Rhododendron Garden, the Japanese Maple Garden and the Herb Garden.
Phone: +1 (251) 342-0555
- Mobile Carnival Museum (10.6 miles)
Browse exhibits that spotlight Mobile's heritage as the birthplace of Mardi Gras by focusing on costume design, float construction and carnival history.
Phone: +1 (251) 432-3324
- Mobile Civic Center (11.1 miles)
From rock concerts and operas to Broadway shows and musicals, the Mobile Civic Center presents exciting performances throughout the year.
Phone: +1 (251) 208-7261
- Mobile Museum of Art (10.5 miles)
Art lovers appreciate this museum that houses an impressive collection of European and American art, including sprawling 19th-century American landscapes.
Phone: +1 (251) 208-5200
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