680 feet from stem to stern, It is one of two remaining South Dakota-class battleships left. It was commissioned in 1942 and decommissioned in 1947. It was retired in 1962 and brought to Mobile Bay. The USS Alabama and opened as a museum ship in 1965. The USS Alabama is owned by the state of Alabama and managed by USS Battleship Commission. It is a National Historic Landmark.
Things To Do
Ship Hiking,Photograph or Video, The Galley: variety of food & drinks. USS DRUM Submarine, Pets can be leashed in the park. They do have outdoor shaded kennels , ask staff member in the Ticket Office first!