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Orange Beach Welcome Center

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Address: 23685 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange Beach, AL 36561
Phone Number:
+1 800-745-7263
Today
08:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
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Both welcome centers are open seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m....

Both welcome centers are open seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. During the summer season (mid-May through mid-August), the center hours are extended to 6 p.m. on weekdays, and the weekend hours change to 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. The centers are closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.

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Being local we have passed this place tons of times. We were passing by one afternoon and happen to notice there was not many cars there so we stopped in just to look around. The... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
RANDY B
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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Being local we have passed this place tons of times. We were passing by one afternoon and happen to notice there was not many cars there so we stopped in just to look around. The folks working there were so friendly and helpful. They told us a lot we didn't know about the area and shared stories about what the... More 

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Thank RANDY B
Lake Orion ,Michigan
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90 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you haven't been to orange beach area before,then you must stop here first.They have the knowledge to help you find what you are looking for.Even when You don't know what that is.All the people here are friendly and just want to help.

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Thank LJY-BAY
Sipsey, Alabama
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50 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff is so friendly and helpful They will go out of their way to help you and they know some really good places to recommend There is also a lot of money saving coupons which they will point out to you

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Arthur, Illinois
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103 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The welcome center is staffed with friendly helpful local people. You will find area maps and information about things to see and do.

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Thank Galen T
Huntsville, Alabama
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67 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a cold a dreary day, the ferry was down because of high winds. We stopped into the welcome center to see what was worth seeing. Lots of free coupons, directions and suggestions. Well worth the stop.

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Thank TioJuanito
Pensacola, Florida
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Great friendly service, knowledgeable and helpful. Great fish tank to view as well as fine glass artwork. Free maps, coupon books, and info on anything you want to see or visit in the area.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

The ladies that were on duty when we went in were very kind and tried to be helpful, but they had not experienced any of the activities we were interested in. They did not know anything about geocaching or metal detecting or the various fishing adventures of the area. They knew there is a public pier but did not know... More 

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Thank MrsLou2
Willoughby, Ohio
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in to get some info on dolphin tours. Was immediately greeted at the door. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Was able to get info on tours and the reps gave good suggestions.

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Thank YMac21
San Antonio, TX
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26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Folks are very friendly and helpful. They have and provide a myriad of information covering virtually all topics.

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Thank gotchaSA
Sparta
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The ladies at this were so helpful. we gathered tons of info to use next year. This will be the first place we visit upon arrival 2017.

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Thank Melissa P

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