Welcome Daphne residents! Please choose from the list below for information that will be useful to you. We have alot of great things to offer and want to make sure you get the opportunity to participate in them. Thank you for visiting the City of Daphne online!

Daphne Museum

The Old Methodist Church Museum is the 2nd oldest church in Baldwin County, and is enlisted on the National Register of Historic Places. Constructed in 1858 as a place of worship for the residents of Daphne, the church was dedicated in 2001 as a museum dedicated to educating the public about the history of Daphne and the surrounding communities. Call 251-621-9000 for more information.

Daphne Animal Shelter

The Dr. Albert Corte, Jr. Animal Shelter is located at 7145 Johnson Road in Daphne, just off US Highway 98. The animal shelter is open Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Learn more about the Daphne Animal Shelter

Parks and Recreation

The City of Daphne is proud to offer 13 parks and sports fields for the community to enjoy, recreation including fitness and dance classes, special events, and music. Learn more about Parks and Recreation

Daphne Art Center

Daphne Art Center offers a variety of art classes for all ages . . . all year long!  Visit their website for more details.

Schools and Churches

Daphne, Alabama offers several churches and schools. Daphne Public Schools along with three private schools are among the top in the area in academic achievement and athletics. There are also several child day care centers in various locations of the community. Learn more about Schools and Churches

Medical Facilities

The City of Daphne offers a Search and Rescue Squad along with two excellent ambulance service businesses, hospital, medical and nursing home facilities. Learn more about Daphne Medical Facilities


Information on Daphne utility services can be found on our Utilities page. More information about Daphne Utilities.

Community Development

The Department of Community Development is responsible for the administration of the Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision Regulations of the City. Learn more about Community Development.

Senior Opportunities

The goal of the Daphne Senior Center is to assist and empower the senior citizens of Daphne to remain part of a thriving community environment, while enjoying a high quality of life. The Daphne Senior Center provides excellent opportunities for relaxation, socialization, and participation in a variety of programs and activities. Learn more about Senior Opportunities.


The Daphne Library is composed of designated areas for preschoolers, school-age children, young adults and adults. The library is comprised of comfortably-spaced shelving, study areas, reading areas, meeting rooms, a computer lab, a reference office, a community bulletin board, and a book shop. Picnic tables are available on the plaza and grounds of the library. Learn more about the Daphne Library

Public Works

Daphne Public Works is responsible for garbage, trash and recycling for the City of Daphne. Learn more about Daphne Public Works.

Human Resources

The Human Resources Department is responsible for hiring, employee benefits, payroll, safety and training. Our employees are governed by civil service law and participate in the Alabama State Retirement System. More information about the City of Daphne Human Resources Department.

Fire Department

To protect its citizens and visitors from fire and medical emergencies, the City of Daphne employs a first class professional fire service. There are four fire stations within city limits manned by a minimum of three professional fire personnel and volunteers. All employees are cross trained as Firefighters and as Emergency Medical Technicians or paramedics for optimal service to the community. Learn more about the Daphne Fire Department.

Police Department

The Daphne Police Department is located in the Joseph H. Hall Justice Center on Highway 98 in Daphne. Chief David Carpenter has served in law enforcement since 1989. He was named Daphne’s Police Chief on August 1st, 2003. The Daphne Police Department has 75 employees, 45 of which are sworn officers. Learn more about the Daphne Police Department.