Museum in the Mornings

Second Saturday Children's Activities

Spend your second Saturday morning exploring hands-on history at the Alabama Department of Archives and History. New children's activities will be offered each month on the second Saturday from 9am-11am followed by docent-led museum tour.




February 12: Mardi Gras Masks


March 12: Paper Airplanes


April 9: Whirligigs and Paper Games


May 14: Papel Picados


June 11: Hand Fans


July 9: Design Your Own Flag

August 13: Hoop Drum (Year of Alabama Music)

September 10: Indian Gorgets

October 8: Indian Bead Necklaces

November 12: Tambourine (Year of Alabama Music)

December 10: Holiday Ornaments and Dreidels

The museum and research room will be open on the second Saturday of each month from 8:30am-4:30pm.The Archives museum galleries and participation in this activity are FREE to the public.