After-hours Rental Info

The Alabama Museum of Natural History is housed in Smith Hall which features the beautiful Grand Gallery. The Grand Gallery, one of the most beautifully proportioned interiors on the UA campus, features ornate Corinthian columns and houses exhibits of fossils, rocks and minerals from the Coal Age, Dinosaur Age, and Ice Age.

Request for after-hours rental of the Grand Gallery is available. If you are interested in renting the Grand Gallery, please obtain a copy of the Rental Request Form and submit it to us via fax, mail or e-mail. Completion of this request form does not imply approval from the Alabama Museum of Natural History.  Each request will be evaluated and the status of request will be made available to the client as soon as reasonably possible.


To make a request or for more information:

Call – Valerie Duncan (205) 348-2542

E-mail –

Fax (205) 348-9292

Mail – Alabama Museum of Natural History, Attn:  Rentals, Box 870340, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0340


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