Mobile is among Alabama’s oldest cities, celebrating its 300th birthday in 2002. Happily, despite 1960s urban renewal, many old, antebellum buildings still survive. Azaleas explode beneath Spanish moss–draped oak canopies, earning Mobile the name Azalea City. A little-known fact is that the country’s first Mardi Gras was here, and not in New Orleans. Residents exult in months rather than days of pre-Lenten merrymaking.
On June 8, 2017, Wright would have commemorated his 150th birthday and to celebrate, here are 10 of the best places to see his spectacular creations.More