Fairhope by Foot

Walking tours with historian, author, and amputee Alan Samry

Alan Samry

“We really enjoyed it. It’s great for Out-of-Towners.”

“And out of Continent-ers too!”

Stephanie and Paul G. Fairhope residents from the United Kingdom. Quirin 14, LA (Lower Alabama) resident from France.

“Alan pointed out so many interesting things that we have missed even though we have lived here for over six years!”

Margaret and Mike N.

“The walking tour of downtown was fascinating, informative, and entertaining. I highly recommend this tour with Alan, a very knowledgeable and gifted storyteller. I look at Fairhope with more insight now.”

Jane B. Fairhope resident since 1980


Alan is passionate about providing entertaining, and educational small group walking tours for Fairhope residents and visitors. “Footsteps of the Founders” begins and ends uptown near the Fairhope Welcome Center. “Bluff & Bay Tour” begins and ends at Henry George Park. Tour distance is about 1 mile and lasts approximately 1 hour. Alan’s tour rate is $10 per person. Call, text, or email to schedule a tour. alansamry@gmail.com, 251-210-8866

About Us

Alan Samry is eager to share Fairhope’s history with visitors and residents equally. Contact him to book an educational small group walking tour.

Get In Touch

  • alansamry@gmail.com
  • (251) 210-8866

Use “Walking Tour” in the subject. All Tours require 24 hour notice.

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Fairhope, Alabama

Header Image: Frank Stewart Postcard, postmarked 1936, but from an aerial photograph, possibly taken earlier. Many other historical photographs, including other header images are available from the Fairhope Single Tax Corporation Online Archives.