/Tag:field Trip

Civil War History (Fort Gaines and Fort Morgan)

Mobile Bay is home to two historical and iconic landmarks: Fort Gaines and Fort Morgan. Take a day to explore them both! You may have heard the phrase “Damn the torpedoes - full speed ahead!” That was the infamous order given by Admiral Farragut at Fort Gaines during the Battle of Mobile Bay. Fort Gaines ...Read More

Learn about the Gulf Coast at Dauphin Island Sea Lab’s Estuarium

Nothing compares to the natural beauty and biodiversity of the Gulf Coast. From the birds that fly in the skies to the fish that swim in the seas, we’re lucky to be surrounded by so many of Mother Nature’s finest creations along Alabama’s Coastal Connection. There’s no better way to learn all there is to ...Read More

Let the ACC help with homeschooling

As homeschooling children becomes more popular, more families are searching for ways to engage children outside of the house. Field trips can get pricey, and some facilities only accommodate large groups for the full experience. What’s a parent to do? Luckily, there are reasonably priced attractions along the Gulf Coast that are fantastic learning opportunities ...Read More