The Dr. McLain's doctor's office collection was moved to the Lee County Historical Society museum in Loachapoka, Alabama.
On February 28, 2009, the old Dr. McLain office building in Salem (where the museum USED to be) was destroyed by a tornado.
Aquarium, Archaeology, Children's, General, Natural History, Science
Aquarium, Arboretum, Art, Children's, General, History, Historical Society, Library, Natural History, Nature Centers, Planetarium, Science, Specialized, University, Zoo
Founded in 1962 in cooperation with the Medical Society of Mobile County, the Museum houses the largest collection of medical artifacts in the Southeast. Two hundred years of medical heritage are reflected in documents and photographs including Alabama's first Medical College (1859). Open for tours Monday-Friday, 9:00-4:00. Expanding into interactive Health Adventure in downtown Mobile in Fall of 1999.
'MMA seeks to share art "for the fundamental purpose of education". The museum is a 97,000 square foot art museum accredited by the American Association of Museums. It serves over 200,000 people annually and offering 10+ banner exhibitions each year. In 2007 47,000 education program units were enjoyed by the public.
General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library, Park
The Monroe County Heritage Museum maintains and operates six historic sites in Monroe County, Ala., that collectively interpret the area’s rich history, ranging from the prehistoric fossil deposits at Claiborne Bluff, Native American culture, pioneer life, politics and the literary legacy of Truman Capote and Harper Lee.