Last updated: 9/30/2020
Athens, Alabama
Street Address
100 W. Pryor St.
Athens, AL 35611
Mailing Address
100 Pryor St W
Athens, AL 35611
Hours
Saturday9 AM - 3 PM
Admissions
Free. Donations Accepted.
Services
Gift Shop
Online Gift Shop
Special Event Rental
Staff
Sandra Thompson, Director
Steve Hornberger, Admin Assistant
phone: 256-771-7578
Description

Military museum with exhibits from the Revolutionary war to present day.

Mission

The mission of the Alabama Veterans Museum & Archives is to develop and maintain a museum for the preservation of archives and artifacts that exemplify the achievements and memories of our armed forces veterans. We will serve as a focal point for local veterans’ events and provide information to educate and inspire future generations to pursue STEAM* and military careers. *Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematics

History

Opened in 2002.

Facilities

Auditoriums

Governance

Board of Directors

Library

Access: General Public, Students, Scholars, Members

Appointment required: No

ADA

Is Wheelchair Accessible;Has Parking;Has Restrooms.

Wheelchair Accessible

Parking

Restrooms

Services

Gift Shop

Online Gift Shop

Special Event Rental

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