Little Red School House Community Complex
This historical building is more than just a Welcome Center. It has an amazing museum inside with history of the Island, pictorial histories of Sand Island Light House, Fort Gaines, and the bridges of Dauphin Island. Historical fishing and oyster gear and photos of early life on the island are also on display. The museum has an extensive photo and art display telling the story of Dauphin Island's role in the 1864 Civil War Battle of Mobile Bay and much more!
It's a great spot to get free wifi for any of your devices or use one of the computers or tablets. A printer is also available.
It also host a wide varitey of books in the Lending Library, another great free of charge service. There are many fiction as well as some classics and non-fiction books. There are also large print and children's books. Puzzles and games are available to loan, as well as a few DVDs and audio books.
Also, don't forget to check out the gift shop! It has lots of cute one of a kind Dauphin Island swag!
1016 Bienville Blvd.
Monday - Saturday: 10am - 4pm
Closed on Sunday