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UA MUSEUMS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Due to the updates relating to COVID-19, all of the University of Alabama Museums (Alabama Museum of Natural History, The Gorgas House Museum, the Mildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum, and the Jones Archaeological Museum at Moundville Archaeological Park) will be closed until further notice.

UA MUSEUMS UPDATE CONCERNING COVID-19

Due to the updates relating to COVID-19, all of the University of Alabama Museums (Alabama Museum of Natural History, The Gorgas House Museum, the Mildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum, and the Jones Archaeological Museum at Moundville Archaeological Park will now be closed until March 30.

UA MUSEUMS ANNOUNCEMENT CONCERNING COVID-19

The University of Alabama Museums plan to remain open according to their regular schedules, however, all group tours, programs, meeting, and events at our museums are cancelled until March 30, 2020.

Mark your Calendar for Bama Bug Fest!

Make your plans to join us on July 25, 2020, for Bama Bug Fest!  We are excited to partner with our colleagues at the Alabama Museum of Natural History and our immediate neighbors, the Tuscaloosa Public Library, to create a fun-filled and family-friendly event all about our buggy friends.  More details will be announced in the

Hallowed Grounds: Race, Memory, and The University of Alabama

Dr. Hilary N. Green is an Associate Professor of History in the Department of Gender and Race Studies and serves as the co-program director of the African American Studies program.  She also has a partial appointment in American Studies.  She earned her B.A. in History with minors in Africana Studies and Pre-Healing Arts from Franklin and

Bama Bug Fest 2019

This year the Warner Transportation Museum and the Alabama Museum of Natural History launched a new annual event, Bama Bug Fest, to celebrate the diversity and benefits of arthropods, a group of animals that includes insects (ants, butterflies and beetles), arachnids (spiders and scorpions), myriapods (centipedes and millipedes) and crustaceans (crabs, shrimps and crayfish), as

Bama Bug Fest: Upcoming Event at Transportation Museum

This year we are proud to partner with the Alabama Museum of Natural History to launch a new annual event, Bama Bug Fest, to celebrate the diversity and benefits of arthropods, a group of animals that includes insects (ants, butterflies and beetles), arachnids (spiders and scorpions), myriapods (centipedes and millipedes) and crustaceans (crabs, shrimps and

Moundville Archaeological Park Knap-In Event

Knap-In 2019: Learn How Native American Stone Tools Are Made! March 8 – 9, 2019 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM each day Moundville Archaeological Park and Museum Moundville’s annual Knap-In will be held Friday and Saturday, March 8 – 9, 2019! Flint-Knappers will be on hand to show and explain their craft. Vendors of Native

Join Us for Our Holiday Open House

Mark your calendar and join us! The University of Alabama Museums is hosting a Holiday Open House on Sunday, December 9, 2018. Come by for refreshments and holiday cheer and enjoy each location decorated for the holidays. This year’s locations: Mildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum, 2–4 p.m. Gorgas House Museum, 3–5 p.m. Alabama Museum of Natural

Exhibit of Artifacts from Downtown Bank Site Opens Nov. 15

The University of Alabama Museums’ Tuscaloosa Bicentennial Exhibit Series showcases the history of the city learned from the archaeological excavations of the Bank of the State site in downtown Tuscaloosa where the Embassy Suites Hotel stands. The exhibition, Tuscaloosa and the Capital Period, highlights the early history of Tuscaloosa and is the first installment of