Wander round this fascination museum and Immerse yourself in the rich history and the traditions of the orginal Mardi gras carnival. Here you'll see first hand the
intricate designs and artistry of majestic crowns, scepters and robes of Mardi Gras monarchs. Learn about the intricate art
of flambouant costume design and the colourful over-the-top floats.
You'll enjoy the videos of Carnival parades and the extravagant Mardi Gras balls. Witness how the locals used to choose their King and Queen of the Parade and the pomp and pageantry surrounding these past coronations.
If you browse through the
pictorial gallery of historical photographs dating
back to 1886 you realise how important the Mardi Gras was to the people of Alabama, and still is today....