November 8, 2017

State of Alabama
Press Release: Alabama Historical Commission


For Immediate Release
November 9, 2017

Holiday Open House
Thursday, November 16 and Friday, November 17
8:00am – 4:30pm
The Goat Hill Museum Store, Montgomery, Alabama (inside the historic Alabama State Capitol at the
Union Street entrance)

Mulled cider and refreshments will be available to shoppers while they browse the store’s large selection of unique holiday gifts. The Goat Hill Museum Store is the best place to find Alabama-made gifts, specialty food, souvenirs, holiday ornaments, and more!

The open house will feature artisans and book signings with Alabama authors (see full schedule below).

November 16th  

1st Sergeant Salsa
(All day)

Carol’s Beauty Barn
(9:00 - 11:00am)

Steve Flowers, Of Goats & Governors: Six Decades of Colorful Alabama Political Stories
(9:00 - 11:00am)

Laura Murray, Amazing Alabama: A Coloring Book Journey Through Our 67 Counties

Daniel L Haulman, PhD, Tuskegee Airman Chronology

November 17th
Alabama Higher Education, Scholarly Gourmet: A Collection of Recipes from Alabama's Public Universities
(9:00 - 11:00am)

G Momma’s Cookies
(11:00am - 1:00pm)

Stacy Lyn Harris, Cookbook Author
(11:00am - 1:00pm)

Emily Blejwas, Once You Know This
(11:00am - 1:00pm)

Gemini Treats
(11:00am - 1:00pm)

Robert Kane, So Far From Home: Royal Air Force and Free French Air Force Flight Training at Maxwell and Gunter Fields during World War II
(11:00am - 2:00pm)

Priester's Pecans
(11:00am - 2:00pm)

For more information please call (334)353-4969 or find us on  Facebook!

The store is operated by the Alabama Historical Commission, and all profits help continue efforts to
preserve Alabama’s historic places.

About the Alabama Historical Commission
Located in historic downtown Montgomery at 468 S. Perry Street, the Alabama Historical Commission is the state historic preservation agency for Alabama. The agency was created by an act of the state legislature in 1966 with a mission to protect, preserve and interpret Alabama’s historic places. AHC works to accomplish its mission through two fields of endeavor: Preservation and promotion of state-owned historic sites as public attractions; and, statewide programs to assist people, groups, towns, and cities with local preservation activities. For a complete list of programs and properties owned and operated by the AHC, hours of operation, and admission fees please visit  

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