Current Exhibits

Located on the second floor of the Alabama Department of Archives and History, the Museum of Alabama features a variety of permanent exhibits that explore the rich history of our state.

History Lives On

Explore how Rosenwald Schools transformed education for Black Alabamians and efforts to preserve the buildings and legacies they represent.

The Land of Alabama

The story of Alabama begins in the land. Explore the geography, geology, and biodiversity that shaped our state’s history.

Alabama Voices

The Museum's award-winning, centerpiece exhibit presents Alabama history from the dawn of the 1700s to the beginning of the 21st century.

Alabamians in the Great War

Learn about the experiences of Alabamians both on the front lines and at home during World War I.

The First Alabamians - CLOSED

This exhibit is closed pending a redesign set to open in 2026.