Be sure to have plenty of space on your camera when you visit National African American Archives and Museum, a favorite destination for travelers to enjoy a little photography.
To reach it, make your way approximately 160 miles (257 kilometers) from the state capital, Montgomery, to Mobile.
Are you only here for a limited time? Reserve a spot at one of the 11 accommodations that are to be found within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of National African American Archives and Museum. Just 0.6 miles (1.0 kilometer) away, you'll be able to rest your head at The Battle House Renaissance Mobile Hotel & Spa. Two other places are the Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel, 0.8 miles (1.3 kilometers) away, and the Fort Conde Inn, 0.8 miles (1.3 kilometers) away.
If you’re traveling on the cheap, you'll be delighted to know that there are a couple bargain hotels within walking distance. You can book a room at the Candlewood Suites Downtown, 0.6 miles (1.0 kilometer) away, or you might like the Quality Inn Downtown Historic District, which is 0.7 miles (1.1 kilometer) away.
Keep the energy levels pumping with some tempting bites to eat, cold drinks or a coffee or two at Spot of Tea (310 Dauphin Street, Mobile). If you're planning to eat out, swing by The Blind Mule (57 North Claiborne Street, Mobile) and see if the dishes are up your alley.