Hands-on Gallery Discovery Boxes

Visit the Hands-on Gallery to explore over 30 themed boxes related to Alabama History. Subjects include everything from Irons to Archaeology; Fashion to World War II.


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Featured Online Discovery Box: Archaeology

Learn about the basic concepts of archaeology such as excavation, classifying artifacts, and making hypotheses. Analyze modern "artifacts" as well as explore the primary sources of one of Alabama's pioneer archaeological societies. Get a sneak peek of this Discovery Box and then visit the Hands-on Gallery to see more!



Check out all of the Discovery Boxes, Artifact Touch Cart, Grandma's Attic, History at Home, and more in the Hands-on Gallery!