Site Admissions 

Required for all activities (beach access, fishing, fort tours, birding, etc.).  (GROUP PRICING IS ON THE GROUP TRIPS page) We are a pet friendly site.

  • Adult:   $7
  • Senior(Ages 65 & over)  $5
  • Students (over 12):  $5 
  • Child:    $4  (Ages 6-12)
  • (Under 6 is Free)
  • Family:  $18  (2 Adults & 2 Children 6-12 yrs)
  • Event Prices Vary

 Accepting Visa & Mastercard

Active Military:  Free for Blue Star Museums and Gold Star Families/Gold Star Mothers

(with Military ID Between Memorial Day and Labor Day) 

Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day,New Year's Day 

Weather conditions may cause the event  to  be cancelled. Information will be posted via Webpage and Facebook

No event will be rescheduled if cancelled. 

Caution: Uneven Surfaces, Steep Stairs, Dangerous Wildlife Area.


photo by Wendy Hyatt photo by Wendy Hyatt

Mobile Point Lighthouse

Once Stood Behind the

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Mobile Point Lighthouse

Located near the ferry landing, Historic Southern Grill serves a variety of foods and drinks.  Consider visiting them and picnic in one of our two picnic areas along the shores of Mobile Bay.

Historic Southern Grill is open seasonably from March through September.

 Historic Southern Grill Hours of Operation  

Open 8:00 am to 4:00 pm  7 days a week 


Located on the Map Above at Letter S. Closing on the days the ferry is not operating, at our discretion.   For Catered Events or Group Lunches See Celebration Catering On This Page

Historic Southern Grill is the exclusive caterer for all events booked on the grounds. 

Catering for smaller, simple party (under 15 guests) contact Historic Southern Grill directly at 251-540-2267. 

For larger parties and all catering events, refer inquiries after booking with Fort Morgan to: 

 Celebration Catering          251-500-1788 



Visiting Fort Morgan is easy. We are located 23 miles west of Gulf Shores, Alabama on the beautiful scenic State Highway 180. Or if you are traveling from the West, you can ride the Mobile Bay Ferry from Dauphin Island. For more information on the Mobile Bay Ferry's hours of operation and fees, call 251-861-3000 or visit the convenient link located in the "Useful Links" section at the bottom of this page. 

Site Map 


Fort Morgan is actively seeking volunteers year round. 

 To volunteer contact: Living History Dept. or Gift Shop


Fort Morgan Appreciates DONATIONS 

1.  Monetary: (specify on the check if you wish to donate to the Living History Program, Wayside Exhibits, etc.) 

Mail Attn: Fort Morgan Donations at Fort Morgan 110 Hwy 180 Gulf Shores AL 36542.

2. Artifacts: specifically relevant to this site or photos and information pertaining to the service of your ancestor on this site.


Director of Fort Morgan