Shelby County Historical Society, Inc. Museum & Ar...

Shelby County Historical Society, Inc. Museum & Ar...

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 1854 Old Courthouse, Columbiana, AL 35051

The Shelby County Historical Society Museum and Archives are located in the Old Shelby County Courthouse, built in 1854 in Columbiana, Alabama. This building has been designated a historic landmark by the National Register of Historic Places.

The Museum displays many old Shelby County photographs and artifacts from the Indian era through WWII; including such items as the bell from the Alabama, a well-known railroad engine during its time, Creek Indian artifacts, the 1906 Shelby County Courthouse cornerstone contents removed 24th June 2006, and three chestnut wood cars and several feet of wood track that were found on the 4th May 1974 in the forgotten Confederate Gurnee Coal Mine in West Shelby County.

Location Info

Shelby County Historical Society, Inc. Museum & Ar...

1854 Old Courthouse

Columbiana, AL 35051