The Hosiery Museum
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The Hosiery Museum

Located next door to Hunt Hall, the museum houses exhibits from the industry’s beginnings through its zenith when Fort Payne was “The Sock Capital of the World”. Recently acquired byLandmarks of DeKalb County from the Hosiery Association, visitors can freely view displays of the original sock mills with materials and photographs from the boom days of Fort Payne. Please call to schedule a tour or if you have hosiery mill memorabilia to donate or loan.

514 Gault Avenue North Fort Payne, AL 35967
(256) 845-6888
Friday, 12-4 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
This experience may be open for on-site visitation; however, offerings and/or operating procedures may have changed due to COVID-19. Please verify details before you go and visit the COVID-19 Resources page for more information.
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Friday, 12-4 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

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  • 514 Gault Avenue North
  • Fort Payne, AL 35967
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