Museum President Bobby Cooper (left) Board Member William Eiland (right) installing the Museum’s newly restored signs around the depot.  A special thank you to Southern Nameplate and Graphics on 4th Avenue in Bessemer for doing such a great job on restoring our signs!



The Museum will be closed this Friday May 5th and Saturday May 6th.
Join us for The Alabama Folk Fair at Pleasant Hill Methodist Church Family Life Center in McCalla this Friday May 5th and Saturday May 6th from 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

Enter the Drawing for this Handmade, Double Wedding Ring Quilt!!




Enter the Drawing for this Handmade, Double Wedding Ring Quilt!!
This beautiful quilt measures 90”x90” and fits a queen size bed.
Pieced by Mrs. Spires from Tuscaloosa, AL and quilted by
Ms. Myrtle Mathews from Adger, AL in the early 1990’s.
It has been donated by Ms. Sheila Franklin of McCalla, AL to Benefit
The Bessemer Hall of History Museum.
(See more of Sheila’s collection and enjoy her quilting demonstration at the Alabama Folk Fair on May 5th and 6th.)
The drawing will be held on May 6th at 3:00 P.M.
Tickets may be purchased at the Museum now and at the Alabama Folk Fair on May 5th and 6th
At the Pleasant Hill Methodist Family Life Center on Bell Hill Road in McCalla.
Tickets: $10.00/ea.
Do not have to be present to win.