Hours and Admission




Tuesday through Friday

9am - 4pm


9am - 5pm


12pm - 5pm


Adult 18-64 - $16.00

Youth ages 5-17 - $13.00

Children under 5 - Free

Seniors 65 and up - $15.00

Military active w/ ID - $15.00

College Student w/ ID - $15.00

The last ticket is sold an hour before close with partial day passes available upon request; please plan your trip accordingly.  

GulfQuest is closed on Mondays and the following holidays: New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Lundi Gras, Mardi Gras Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.  We are open Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Labor Day.

We are located at 155 S. Water Street, Mobile, Alabama 36602.
Free Parking in The GulfQuest parking lot.

Additional parking is also available in the parking lot next to the convention center and under the overpass.

We will also be giving rides on our Club Cars for anyone who needs it. Please call 251-436-8901.



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