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HMCPL Special Collections: Exhibits

HMCPL Special Collections is the community's archive. We empower individuals to seek their past, explore Huntsville and Madison County, and connect with history.

Special Exhibits

More Coming in 2023

2nd Floor Exhibits

Now on display through December 2022:

Huntsville through Artists' Eyes
Grunches & Grins
High Schools of Madison County
Haunted Huntsville
Huntsville Caves
Big Spring
Historic Rocket Parades


Permanent Display:
Civil Rights & Public Libraries
Schiffman Family Memorabilia

Traveling Exhibits

We will have six traveling exhibits available for loan and display in your school or business:

Interested in hosting an exhibit? Contact Heather Adkins (256.532.2360 or

These exhibits were made possible by a grant from the Huntsville Library Foundation.


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