Amusement Parks and Adventure Centers

Whether it’s the wind in your hair at the amusement park or the white-knuckles of an airboat adventure, Coastal Alabama has your thrill ride!

Foley, OWA, amusement park
The Park at OWA, Foley


  • Located at the Fort of Colonial Mobile, the Gulf Coast Ducks Duck Boat Tour is sure to exceed even your highest expectations. Be wildly entertained as energetic tour guides bring hilarity and fun to this interactive tour. Hop aboard the Gulf Coast’s only land and water tour to experience the Mobile River, Downtown Mobile, Mobile Bay and Battleship Park like you’ve never seen them before. Ride through more than 300 years of Mobile history including a real life Game of Thrones featuring stories of colonial powers battling for control over Mobile’s waterways. Get to know the dynamic characters and personalities that make Mobile one of the most unique cultures in the world.
  • With 90 interactive exhibits, simulators, displays and theaters, the GulfQuest National Maritime Museum of the Gulf of Mexico offers a one-of-a-kind experience. The maritime exhibits are housed on multiple decks of a life-sized replica of a container ship, so come ready to walk and browse and take your time. There are many places to sit and enjoy the view, both inside the museum and outside overlooking the beautiful Mobile River and the busy Port of Mobile.
  • The Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center is another must-see in Mobile. Packed with permanent and popular traveling exhibits, people of all ages enjoy a fun learning environment. Exhibits and events are all focused on provoking innovative and critical thinking that leads to the discovery of what could be and an appreciation for math, science, technology and nature.

Eastern Shore

  • Get the thrill of a lifetime by speeding through the Delta on the Delta Airboat Express. This is eco-touring at its best! Amp up the thrill even more by taking a night trip, go gator sighting, or book your own customized private tours.

North Baldwin

  • Spend the day at the Wind Creek Casino in Atmore, where you can enjoy trying your luck at the big win, enjoying a luxurious spa treatment, and unwind with an upscale dining experience and top-notch accommodations.

Gulf Shores & Orange Beach

  • Explore the thrills of Gulf Shores’ largest water and amusement park: Waterville USA. The park has 17 water slides, a lazy river, wave pool, 36 holes of miniature golf, go-carts and much more. Its two parks for the price of one! Or enjoy Go-Karts, Mini-Golf, Bumper Rides, and Kid’s Country children’s rides at The Track.
  • Hummingbird Zipline, which was once located at the Gulf State Park, has moved its #1 Gulf Coast attraction to The Wharf in Orange Beach. Spend an afternoon racing across 6,000 feet across eight zipline towers that pan over pristine bays, the Intracoastal Waterway, through federally-protected wetlands and ending just off The Wharf’s Main Street.


  • Prepare for thrills and chills at The Park at OWA. The Park offers 21 amusement park rides, an interactive splash pad and a great selection of traditional Midway games. After you work up an appetite, stop by Downtown OWA for ice cream, lunch or dinner.