The Official Travel Site of Alabama

Historic Africatown Welcome Center

Historic Site

A group of West African slaves brought illegally to Mobile, Alabama on the schooner The CLOTILDA, which was the last group of Africans imported to the U.S. in 1860, built Free Africatown in the midst of Jim Crow segregation and Reconstruction , which was run by Blacks and controlled by Africans.

Wheelchair Accessible

For more information visit:
http://AFRICATOWN USA LOCAL LEGECIES

Historic Africatown Welcome Center
1959 Bay Bridge Cutoff Road, Mobile, AL 36610, USA
Mobile, AL 36610
251-518-1262
Hours of Operation
  • 9AM-5PM MON-FRIDAY