The City of Opelika & the Museum of East Alabama
Celebrates Veterans Day, November 11
10 a.m.A Special Bennie Adkins Honor Recognition
at the Memorial Monument at City Hall
11a.m. A Reception at the Museum of East Alabama
Col. Larry, Cornwell, USAF (Ret.)
is no charge
for the seminar.
Museum of East Alabama, the Genealogical Society of East Alabama, and the
Opelika chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution are pleased to announce
that nationally noted genealogist Col. Larry Cornwell, USAF (Ret.) will present
a genealogical seminar at 11 a.m. Saturday, October 18, at the Museum of East Alabama, 121 S. 9th St. Opelika, Al.
seminar is open to anyone interested in genealogy or family history.
Museum Loses a Great Friend
Nimrod Frazer author of "Send the Alabamians" signed his book for museum visitors.
Mr. Frazer signed books for the museum and on sale now. Limited quantity
To order go to Museum on line Store
Museum New Exhibit
100th Anniversary of WWI
Taste 2014 Great Success
The Museum of East Alabama has a new look with many new features.
- We have a blog link for your comments.
- Photo Gallery
- Video gallery
- How to get involved
- Shop our online store & support the museum
- Events calendar
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Located in the heart of Opelika’s downtown historic district at 121 South 9th Street, on the old Clement hotel site, the Museum of East Alabama first opened its doors in August 1989. Adjacent to the Lee County Courthouse square, the museum now houses over 5,000 artifacts including both 19th, and 20th century local, state and general history items. With over 2,000 visitors yearly since its opening, hundred of visitors receive a look and education about the East Alabama area, Opelika, and Alabama history.
Museum of East Alabama
Historic Downtown Opelika
121 S. 9th St.
Tuesday - Friday: 10am - 4pm
Saturday: 2pm - 4pm
Closed: Sunday & Monday
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"On The Tracks"
A Village not Forgotten
Now available at the museum and online.
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A Special Thank-you -
Private Donor Recognition