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Past Exhibits

Details Unseen: The Hidden Secrets of Bugs

Details Unseen: The Hidden Secrets of Bugs is the Mildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum’s summer virtual exhibit. This exhibition is a collaboration between the Blount Scholars Nature Photography Course and the Mildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum.

MWWTM Open for General Visitation

We have an announcement!  The Museum is open for general visitation and can be visited Tuesday – Saturday from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm.  At this time, all group tours, programs, meetings, and events are cancelled until further notice. Please note, by executive order of the Mayor of Tuscaloosa, all visitors to the Museum must

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.

Bank of the State Tuscaloosa Bicentennial Exhibit Series: Civil War and Reconstruction

The Warner Transportation Museum of UA Museums was proud to present the Bank of the State Tuscaloosa Bicentennial Exhibit Series; a two-part series that highlighted the history of Tuscaloosa. The series showcased the history of the city learned from the archaeological excavations of the Bank of the State site in downtown Tuscaloosa where the Embassy

Bama Bugs Exhibit

This exhibit highlighted the photography of John and Kendra Abbott of Abbott Nature Photography.  The images were designed to reflect the beauty and diversity of insects. The Bama Bugs exhibit also included custom specimen displays and a fun, cutting-edge technology Bee Game developed at the University of Alabama.  It was on display at the museum

Bank of the State Tuscaloosa Bicentennial Exhibit Series: Tuscaloosa and the Capital Period

The Warner Transportation Museum of UA Museums was proud to present the Tuscaloosa Bicentennial Exhibit Series; a two-part series that highlighted the history of Tuscaloosa. The series showcased 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

MothFest! 2018

MothFest! took place on Saturday, July 28, 2018 from 7:00 – 11:00 p.m. at the Warner Transportation Museum.​Moth-ers of all ages were encouraged to attend this FREE event to observe, discover, and document the amazing diversity of moths that live in the Tuscaloosa area.  Special light and bait stations were set up to attract moths, and there

Bama Bugs!

June 21 – September 1, 2018, at the Alabama Museum of Natural History, visitors enjoyed the photography of local insects by Kendra and John Abbott of Abbott Nature Photography.  Kendra and John are professional nature photographers, educators and outdoor enthusiasts based in Tuscaloosa, AL.  John has focused on dragonflies and damselflies throughout much of his career and