Gulf Shores, Alabama: Walk into a Giant Open-Mouthed Shark

It's the entrance to a gift shop named Souvenir City. After you walk into the shark's mouth, you can look through windows into the shark's belly and see what he's eaten.

Souvenir City

Address:
217 Gulf Shores Pkwy., Gulf Shores, AL
Directions:
Entrance to a gift shop named Souvenir City, which has been in Gulf Shores since 1956. On the west side of Hwy 59/Gulf Shores Pkwy, a block north of Hwy 182/E. Beach Blvd.
Phone:
251-948-7280
RA Rates:
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Shark entrance.

Walk into a Giant Open-Mouthed Shark

Easy bike ride from the Gulf State Park. Don't forget the pirate ship in the back.

[RIch, 01/02/2015]

Standing in the shark mouth entrance.

Walk into a Giant Open-Mouthed Shark

A very impressive shark mouth entrance to a Gulf Shores souvenir shop... Items inside are a little pricey, but worth a look. At the back entrance to the store is a large 3-masted pirate ship attached to the building.

[William, 07/27/2012]
Shark Souvenir Shop

I am a resident of Gulf Shores and the name of the "Shark Souvenir Shop" is Souvenir City. It has many touristy beach items such as a wide variety of sea shells, pet hermit crabs and habitats, shark jaws and alligator heads and much much more. After you walk in the shark's mouth at the entrance, kids can look through windows into the shark's belly and see what he has eaten.

[Priscilla Hataway, 10/25/2005]

Shark shop.

Shark souvenir shop

Shark-shaped entrance to a souvenir shop in Gulf Shores, AL.

[Rebecca Davenport, 09/29/2001]

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