Hilton host hotel(s) of the 2019 Battleship 12K:


Taking a mini-vacation out of your trip to the Eastern Shore & Mobile Bay? There is plenty to do within close proximity!


Gulf Shores and Orange Beach (40-42 miles) 

Dauphin Island Beach (46 miles)

Pensacola Beach (55 miles)


Family Activities

Airboat Express (3.5 miles)
3775 Battleship Pkwy, Spanish Fort, AL 36527
Enjoy a fun and educational tour of the second largest delta in the country with an expert guide.

Delta Safaris (2 miles)
4981 Battleship Pkwy, Spanish Fort AL 36527
Prepare to be amazed, inspired and relaxed by the Mobile-Tensaw Delta with a variety of unique tour options. 

Kangarooz Family Fun Center (0.5 miles)
Located in the hotel shopping center
(251) 626-5250
Indoor inflatable center, music, food, face painting

Eastern Shore Lanes (6 miles)
10460 Eastern Shore Dr, Spanish Fort, AL 
(251) 625-3400
Bowling, restaurant, bar, pool tables, laser tag, arcade



USS Alabama Battleship Park (6 miles)
2703 Battleship Pkwy, Mobile, AL 36603
(251) 433-2703
Battleship tours, aircraft pavilion, submarine

Bellingrath Gardens (31 miles)
12401 Bellingrath Gardens Rd
Theodore, AL 36582
(251) 973-2217
Themed estate gardens, historic home, 
Conservatory, nature walk, gift shop

Gulf Coast Exploreum and IMAX Theater (9.5 miles)
65 Government Street, Mobile, AL 36604
Permanent and traveling educational science exhibits,
hands on exhibits, IMAX films, gift shop

Dauphin Island Sea Lab Estuarium (47 miles)
101 Bienville Blvd, Dauphin Island, AL 36528
(251) 861-2141
Marine research facility with exhibits, 
Touch tanks, and a gift shop

Fort Morgan (60 miles)
51 Alabama 180, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 540-5257
Built in 1834, Fort Morgan was active during four
Wars. Tours and exhibits. Enjoy on your trip to Gulf
Shores, and take the Ferry to Dauphin Island.

Fort Gaines
51 Bienville Blvd, Dauphin Island, AL 26528
(251) 861-6992
Site of the Battle of Mobile Bay with rich history.
Enjoy on your trip to enjoy Dauphin Island beaches
and the Sea Lab, and take the Ferry to Fort Morgan.

Gulf Quest National Maritime Museum of the Gulf of
Mexico (11 miles) The first museum dedicated to the Gulf 
Coast’s rich maritime traditions – and one of the only 
interactive maritime museums in the country.