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Shell Mound Park

This eleven acres of subtropical natural wonder represents a botanical treasure-trove found on no other Gulf barrier island. Several plant species occurring here are representatives of families found as far inland as the Appalachian Mountains and from as far south as Yucatan state, Mexico. Many were probably transported here by Indian groups hundreds of years ago for medicinal and culinary purposes.

Location: 2 N Iberville St, Dauphin Island AlabamaTelephone 334-861-2882 Fax 334-861-8741

Other History nearby:
Baldwin County Heritage Museum
Beauvoir - Jefferson Davis Shrine
Bellingrath Gardens and Home
Bragg-Mitchell Mansion
Carlen House Museum
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception