Discover fun things to do around Saraland, like touring Colonial Fort Condé

Book a comfortable room at the Country Inn & Suites in Saraland, and you won’t have to look far to find interesting things to do, from touring museums to seeing celebrated military vessels. Here with family? Take your kids to Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center for hands-on activities, or spend a relaxing afternoon wandering the pathways at Mobile Botanical Gardens. You can explore 13,000 square feet of antebellum beauty at Bragg-Mitchell Mansion or browse Native American and European artifacts at Colonial Fort Condé. If you’re here to set sail on a cruise, we’re about 15 minutes from the Mobile terminal.

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The Fort of Colonial Mobile

8.83 mi / 14.22 km from the hotel
Named Fort Condé, Fort Charlotte, and Fuerta Carlota at various points in its history, this fort was originally constructed by the French in 1723 to protect the city of Mobile from British and Spanish forces. Rebuilt in 1976, the fort now welcomes visitors to browse historic Native American and European artifacts.

Bragg-Mitchell Mansion

7.87 mi / 12.66 km from the hotel
Built in 1855, this historic home spans 13,000 square feet and features Greek Revival architecture. Take a tour or attend a special event at the mansion.

Mobile Tennis Center

7.65 mi / 12.31 km from the hotel
Grab your racket and head to the Mobile Tennis Center for a recreational match, or check the tournament schedule to watch some of the area’s top competitors in action.

Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center

8.77 mi / 14.11 km from the hotel
Kids of all ages enjoy exploring more than 150 interactive and educational exhibits at this museum with four permanent galleries. Strum a harp in Hands on Hall, or check your blood pressure at My BodyWorks gallery.

Mobile Botanical Gardens

8.08 mi / 13.01 km from the hotel
Connect with nature at this popular attraction spanning more than 100 acres. The garden’s most popular features include the Rhododendron Garden, the Japanese Maple Garden, and the Herb Garden.

Mobile Carnival Museum

8.75 mi / 14.08 km from the hotel
At this museum, you can browse exhibits that spotlight Mobile’s heritage as the birthplace of Mardi Gras by focusing on costume design, float construction, and carnival history.

Mobile Civic Center

8.91 mi / 14.34 km from the hotel
From rock concerts and operas to Broadway shows and musicals, the Mobile Civic Center presents exciting performances throughout the year.

Mobile Museum of Art

7.61 mi / 12.25 km from the hotel
Art lovers appreciate this museum that houses an impressive collection of European, Asian, and American art, including sprawling 19th-century American landscapes.

Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Magnolia Grove

7.6 mi / 12.23 km from the hotel
Challenge your skills on the fairways and greens at this golf course, which is part of 26 courses that compose the impressive RTJ Golf Trail.

USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park

9.99 mi / 16.08 km from the hotel
No visit to Mobile would be complete without a stop at Battleship Memorial Park, home to the decorated Battleship USS Alabama and the USS Drum submarine, as well as a collection of historic aircraft, tanks, and artillery pieces.