Discover fun things to do around Saraland, like touring Fort Condé
Whether you head south to Mobile or stay close to the Country Inn & Suites in Saraland, you won’t have to look far to find interesting things to do. Take your kids to Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center for hands-on activities or spend a quiet afternoon strolling on the pathways at Mobile Botanical Gardens. If you enjoy educational tours, you can explore 13,000 square feet of antebellum beauty at Bragg-Mitchell Mansion or browse Native American and European artifacts at Fort Condé. Be sure to check out our hotel deals for special experience packages before booking your stay.
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The Fort of Colonial Mobile8.83 mi / 14.22 km from the hotel
Named Fort Condé, Fort Charlotte, and Fuerte 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 Mansion7.87 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.
Copeland-Cox Tennis Center7.65 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 Center8.77 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 at the Hands on Hall gallery, or check your blood pressure at My BodyWorks gallery.
Mobile Botanical Gardens8.08 mi / 13.01 km from the hotel
Connect with nature at this popular attraction spanning 100 acres. The garden’s most popular features include the Rhododendron Garden, the Japanese Maple Garden, and the Herb Garden.
Mobile Carnival Museum8.75 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 Center8.91 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 Art7.61 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 Grove7.6 mi / 12.23 km from the hotel
Challenge your skills on the fairways and greens at this nearby golf course, which is part of 26 courses that compose the impressive RTJ Golf Trail.
USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park9.99 mi / 16.08 km from the hotel
No visit to Mobile would be complete without a stop at Battleship Memorial Park, home to the country’s most decorated battleships, as well as a collection of historic aircraft and the USS Drum submarine.