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Huntsville, Alabama, USA

Attractions in Huntsville, Alabama

Amusements

  • Hale Mountain OHV Park, The

    83 Big Rock Lane
    New Market, AL 37328
    Elora, Tennessee
    256-990-3472 or 931-937-8772
    Located four miles northeast of Plevna, Alabama and two miles south of Elora, Tennessee, the 400-acre Hale Mountain OHV Park features trails for mudding, trail riding, four wheeling, rock crawling,...
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  • Southern Adventures

    2150 Leeman Ferry Circle
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    256-382-7275
    Family amusement park attractions for everyone.
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Historic Homes & Buildings

  • 1819 Weeden House Museum

    300 Gates Avenue
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    Downtown
    256-536-7718
    This five-bay Federal style house is a favorite spot for weddings and receptions. The goal of this museum is to preserve furniture and architecture of the Federal period. It is the birthplace of...
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  • Historic Lowry House, The

    1205 Kildare Street
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    256-489-9200
    "One of the only Italianate homes located in the south," the restored Historic Lowry House displays wood from the original cabin, Federal rooms, an Italianate box main stairway, and Greek Revival,...
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  • Huntsville Depot & Museum

    320 Church Street Northwest
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    Located in Historic Downtown Huntsville
    256-564-8100
    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Depot served as the local passenger house and the corporate offices for the eastern division of the Memphis & Charleston Railroad. It was an...
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Historic Sites & Monuments

  • 3 H Stables

    2800 Popular Avenue
    Huntsville, AL 35810
    256-653-8223
    Have some fun riding and more at 3 H Stables.
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Libraries & Research Centers

  • Gurley Public Library

    225 Walker Street
    Gurley, AL 35748
    256-776-2102
    The Gurley Public Library is normally open from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., and 10:00 a.m. to 2:00...
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  • State Black Archives Research Center & Museum

    Normal, Alabama
    Located in the historic James H. Wilson Building on the campus of Alabama A & M University, the State Black Archives Research Center & Museum "preserves and holds material on all Alabama African...
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Museums & Galleries

  • Alabama Constitution Village

    109 Gates Avenue Southeast
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    Historic Downtown Huntsville
    256-564-8100
    44 delegates of the constitutional convention gathered here in a vacant cabinet shop on July 5, 1819, to organize Alabama as the 22nd state. John Boardman’s print shop, Clement Comer...
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  • Burritt on the Mountain

    3101 Burritt Drive
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    256-536-2882
    Situated on a 167-acre site overlooking Huntsville, Alabama, Burritt on the Mountain features William Henry Burritt's eclectic circa 1936 mansion, a historic park with restored 19th-century houses,...
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  • EarlyWorks Children's Museum

    404 Madison Street Southeast
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    Located in Historic Downtown Huntsville
    256-564-8100
    "The South’s largest hands-on history museum" includes giant-sized instruments, the Kidstruction Zone, a 46-foot Keelboat, general store, 1800s clothing in the Federal House, and...
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  • Huntsville Museum of Art

    300 Church Street South
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    Downtown in Big Spring International Park
    256-535-4350
    The Huntsville Museum of Art offers a permanent collection of more than 3,000 objects, several exhibitions each year, rental areas, a store, art classes for children and adults, special programs,...
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  • Meridian Arts

    370 Little Cove Road
    Gurley, AL 35748
    256-776-4300
    Open by appointment only, Meridian Arts is home to artist D. W. Burch. High-quality frames, glass, and matting services are available.
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  • North Alabama Railroad Museum

    694 Chase Road
    Huntsville, AL 35815
    Located in Chase, Alabama
    256-851-6276 (Ticket Information)
    Highlights of the North Alabama Railroad Museum include the Chase depot, the smallest union depot in the country since it served more than one railroad when it was in service; vintage train rides,...
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  • U.S. Veterans Memorial Museum

    2060-A Airport Road
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    256-883-3737
    One of the premier military museums in the United States, the U.S. Veterans Memorial Museum's exhibits of memorabilia, artifacts, and military equipment include more than 30 historical military...
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Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Big Spring Park

    Corner Church and Williams
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    256-533-5723
    Originally used to transport cotton, this park is part of the Indian Creek Canal. It is the site of many outdoor activities including concerts and holiday events.
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  • Harmony Park Safari

    431 Clouds Cove Road
    Huntsville, AL 35803
    256-723-3880
    See exotic animals, endangered animals, zebras, zebus, buffalo, camels, ostriches, pythons, crocodiles, rams, highlanders, alligators, water fowl and more.
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  • Huntsville Botanical Garden

    4747 Bob Wallace Avenue
    Huntsville, AL 35805
    256-830-4447
    This beautiful 110-acre garden has stunning floral collections, inviting woodland paths, broad grassy meadows, and annuals and perennials that are ablaze with color from early spring through late...
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Science & Technology

  • Sci-Quest Hands-on Science Center

    1435 Paramount Drive
    Huntsville, AL 35806
    256-837-0606
    "Sci-Quest’s mission is to motivate visitors to discover and explore the wonders of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), and to correlate their interest to the existing...
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  • U.S. Space & Rocket Center

    1 Tranquility Base
    Huntsville, AL 35805
    256-837-3400
    "Home to Space Camp, Aviation Challenge Camp, and Robotics Camp, the U.S. Space & Rocket Center (USSRC) is the most comprehensive U.S. manned spaceflight hardware museum in the world."
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Tours & Cruises

  • Twickenham Historic District & Guided Walking Tour

    109 Gates Avenue
    Huntsville, AL 35801-5570
    256-533-5723
    Have some fun taking a tour through Alabama's largest antebellum district and more at Twickenham Historic District & Guided Walking Tour.
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  • US Space and Rocket Center

    P.O. Box 070015
    Huntsville, AL 35805
    256-721-7150
    The world's largest space attraction features dozens of interactive exhibits surrounding Apollo, Mercury, and Space Shuttle spacecraft. Rockets developed in Huntsville range from the Army boosters...
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