Bessemer Hall of History Museum

1905 Alabama Ave.
Bessemer, AL 35020- Map It
Phone: (205) 426-1633

AAA Editor Notes

Bessemer Hall of History Museum, 1905 Alabama Ave., is in the restored 1916 Southern Railroad Depot. Native American artifacts, pioneer items, Civil War memorabilia and a collection of old telephones and business machines—including a typewriter from Adolf Hitler's hideaway, The Eagle's Nest—are among the items displayed. Changing exhibits include pieces pertinent to the industrial history of Jefferson County. Also on display is the one-millionth Pullman Standard boxcar built in Bessemer.
Hours: Tues.-Sat. 9-3. Closed major holidays. Allow 30 minutes minimum.