Plan Your Visit

Gorgas House piano room

What To Know Before Visiting

The Gorgas House Museum will operate under its normally scheduled hours of operation (Tuesday through Saturday, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM & 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM), except for Wednesday mornings between 9:00 AM and 12:00 PM when UA Custodial performs a thorough cleaning of the museum.

Please note: The Museum will be closed on July 4th and will reopen on July 5th.


Tuesday through Saturday
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Or by appointment

To schedule a group tour or for Museum rental information, please call 205-348-5906 or email: gorgashouse@ua.edu.

The Gorgas House Museum follows The University of Alabama academic calendar and is closed on all University of Alabama holidays.


Street Address

810 Capstone Drive
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

Check out our Directions page for parking info and a map.


General admission is $2.00

Admission is free for current University of Alabama faculty, staff, students, and members of University of Alabama Museums, the Bryant Museum Circle of Champions, and the University Alumni Association.

3 Day – Tuscaloosa Multi-Attractions Pass

SPEND LESS AND DO MORE with a Tuscaloosa Multi-Attractions All-in-One ticket that includes admission to the Gorgas House Museum. It’s your pass for admission to some of the best attractions and tours in Alabama, all for one low price. Best of all, you are not locked into any specific attraction in advance. An All-in-One ticket allows you an admission to all of the attractions listed on that ticket.

  • Mobile exclusive
  • Instantly delivered via text and email
  • No apps to download
  • One admission per location for entire duration of pass
  • If you’re visiting an attraction in a group larger than 6, please call the business ahead of time so they can accommodate. Limited capacity is available


The Gorgas House Museum is located just off the Quadrangle of The University of Alabama campus, at 810 Capstone Drive (one block west of the Amelia Gayle Gorgas Library, at the corner of McCorvey and Capstone Drives).


Tuesday through Friday:

Parking ($5) is available in the North Ten Hoor and Student Center parking decks. For large tour buses and special event parking, please make arrangements in advance of your visit by calling 348-5906 or emailing gorgashouse.as.ua.edu.


Parking in Faculty/Staff parking spaces are free on Saturdays (except on UA Gameday Saturdays). Please note that Bama Parking still enforces Residential and Reserved parking spaces.


Parts of The University of Alabama campus, including around the Gorgas House Museum, are currently undergoing construction. Red lines on UA’s campus map outline where those areas under construction are.

University of Alabama campus map indicating areas of construction.