16 acres. More than 250 exotic animals in natural habitats. Paved path through park, past exhibits. Elevated observation deck allows unobstructed viewing by even small visitors. Lions, tigers, bears, ... Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo
Construction began 1819, completed 1834. Large brick fort serviced the Civil War, Spanish-American War and both world wars. It played a major role during the Battle of Mobile Bay (1864). Museum details fort'