Montgomery, Alabama

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Montgomery, Alabama, USA

Attractions in Montgomery, Alabama


  • Armory Learning Arts Center 334-241-2787
    1018 Madison Avenue, Montgomery, AL 36104
    The Armory Learning Arts Center offers a variety of art-related classes including visual art, voice, and photography. In addition, the Armory is hometo the Arts Council... more info  map


  • Creek Casino Montgomery 800-958-9003
    1801 Eddie L. Tullis Road, Wetumpka, AL 36117
    Creek Casino Montgomery's 46,000 square foot gaming floor includes over 1,500 games. more info

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Alabama Judicial Building 334-242-4347
    300 Dexter Avenue, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Home of Alabama's Supreme Court, this building also houses the Courts of Criminal and Civil Appeals and the State Law Library. more info  map

  • Alabama State Capitol 334-242-3935
    Bainbridge Street and Dexter Avenue
    One of the few state capitols listed on the National Historic Register, this building is also the site where Jefferson Davis took oath of office as President of the... more info

  • Dexter Parsonage Museum, The 334-261-3270
    309 South Jackson Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this was the home of 10 Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church pastors from 1920-1992. The nine-room clapboard... more info

  • First White House of The Confederacy 334-242-1861
    644 Washington Avenue, Montgomery, AL 36130
    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this Italianate-style house was the Executive Residence of President Jefferson Davis and his family while the capitol... more info  map

  • Murphy House 334-240-1600
    22 Bibb Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Now home of the Montgomery Waterworks Board. This antebellum mansion housed Union Troops during Reconstruction. Open Monday through Friday.  more info  map

  • Old Alabama Town 334-240-4500
    301 Columbus Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
    A 19th century village featuring completely authentic 19th and early 20th century homes and buildings. more info  map

  • Teague House 334-242-3184
    468 South Perry Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
    One of the South's finest examples of late Greek Revival architecture.  more info  map

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Civil Rights Memorial 334-264-0286
    400 Washington Avenue, Montgomery, AL 36104
    This memorial chronicles key events in the civil rights movements and bears the names of 40 men, women, and children died during such events. more info  map

  • Hank Williams Statue 334-262-3600
    North Perry Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Located in Lister Hill Plaza
    A life-size statue of country music star Hank Williams can be found across from the City Auditorium where his funeral was held. more info  map

  • Maxwell Air Force Base 334-953-6201
    West Montgomery off Bell Street
    The Wright Brothers established the world's first civilian flying school on this site in 1910. more info  map

Libraries & Research Centers

  • Rosa Parks Library & Museum 334-241-8615
    252 Montgomery Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Located in Downtown Montgomery
    Troy University's Rosa Parks Library is normally open on Sundays from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., and until 4:30 p.m.... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Alabama Archives and History Museum 334-242-4363
    624 Washington Avenue, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Oldest state-funded archives in nation, housed in marble building completed in 1940. Grandma's Attic and Discovery Box are special hands-on galleries for children. more info  map

  • Alabama Cattlemens' Mooseum 334-265-1867
    201 South Bainbridge Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
    This Mooseum preserves the agricultural history of Alabama. It highlights the cattle industry from past to present day technological advances. more info  map

  • CAS Gallery & Frames 334-271-3772
    2690 Zelda Road, Suite F, Montgomery, AL 36106
    This gallery offers fine art services, consulting, appraisals, brokerage, and sales.  more info  map

  • Freedom Rides Museum 334-242-3184 or 334-230-2661
    210 South Court Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Corner of Court Street and Adams Avenue
    Freedom Rides Museum in Montgomery's historic Greyhound Bus Station uses artwork, quotes, photographs, and architectural elements to discuss the Freedom Riders who... more info

  • Georgine Clarke Alabama Artists Gallery, The 334-242-4076
    201 Monroe Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Downtown on 1st Floor of the RSA Tower
    Showcasing the work of Alabama artists, the Georgine Clarke Alabama Artists Gallery is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. more info  map

  • Green Garden Gallery 334-262-0775
    1041 East Fairview Avenue, Montgomery, AL 36106
    The office, gallery and design center for nationally known Barbara Gallagher.  more info  map

  • Hank Williams Museum, The 334-262-3600
    118 Commerce Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Located in Downtown Montgomery
    The official Hank Williams Museum is situated in the home where Williams lived from 1937 until 1953. The most complete collection of memorabilia with over 35 showcases,... more info  map

  • Mann Wildlife Learning Museum 334-240-4900
    2301 Coliseum Parkway, Montgomery, AL 36110
    Montgomery Zoo
    Its collection of large animals on display was taken with a bow and arrow by trophy hunter George Mann. more info

  • Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts 334-244-5700
    1 Museum Drive, Montgomery, AL 36117
    Its permanent collection includes examples of 19th-and 20th-century American paintings and sculpture, Southern regional art, and Old Master prints. The museum also... more info  map

  • Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts 334-240-4333
    1 Museum Drive, Montgomery, AL 36117
    Located in the Wynton M. Blount Cultural Park
    The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts' collection includes 18th, 19th, and 20th century American artists, works on paper by American and European artists, both Old Masters... more info

  • MOOseum, The 334-265-1867
    201 South Bainbridge Street, Montgomery, AL 36102
    The MOOseum "offers a fun and interactive way for people of all ages to learn about Alabama’s $2 billion beef cattle industry." more info

  • Museum of Alabama, The 334-242-4364
    624 Washington Avenue, Montgomery, AL 36130
    Located in Downtown Montgomery
    Found at the Alabama Department of Archives and History (ADAH), the nation's oldest state-funded, independent archival and historical agency; the Museum of Alabama... more info

  • National Center for the Study of Civil Rights 334-229-4876
    1345 Carter Hill Road, Montgomery, AL 36101
    Alabama State University's National Center for the Study of Civil Rights & African-American Culture's mission is "to serve as a clearinghouse for information concerning... more info

  • New South Art Shop 334-269-6200
    115 Montgomery Street, Montgomery, AL 36106
    Specializes in an eclectic group of handcrafted items from artist around the Southeast.  more info  map

  • Sac's Gallery 334-265-9931
    2019 Clubview Street, Montgomery, AL 36106
    Mulberry Street District
    Founded in 1979, this co-op gallery features original works by local artists. more info  map

  • Scott & Zelda Fitzgerald Museum, The 334-264-4222
    919 Felder Avenue, Montgomery, AL 36106
    The last extant home in which the Fitzgeralds lived as a family (1931-32). more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Blount Cultural Park
    6065 Vaughn Road, Montgomery, AL 36116
    This 350-acre park is home to the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Bark Park, Alabama Shakespeare Festival, ponds, walking trails, and statuary. more info  map

  • Montgomery Zoo 334-240-4900
    2301 Coliseum Parkway, Montgomery, AL 36110
    Situated among more than 40 acres, the Montgomery Zoo includes over 500 animals from five different continents, all housed in natural, barrier-free habitats. more info  map

  • Shakespeare Gardens & Amphitheatre 334-274-0062
    One Festival Drive, Montgomery, AL 36117
    Located in the Blount Cultural Park
    This 56,700 square foot garden complex, adjacent to the Carolyn Blount Theatre, is home of the Alabama Shakespeare Festival. more info  map

Science & Technology

  • W.A. Gayle Planetarium 334-625-4799
    1010 Forest Avenue, Montgomery, AL 36106
    Located in Oak Park
    Operated by Troy University, the W.A. Gayle Planetarium is "the region’s premier astronomy education facility, as well as a multimedia theater for films,... more info  map

Summer Camps

  • Camp Chandler 334-269-4362
    55 Day School Lane, Montgomery, AL 36102
    Covering 475 acres on beautiful lake offers countless activities for youth 5 to 15. Christian emphasis. Montgomery YMCA. more info  map

Tours & Cruises

  • Governor's Mansion 334-834-3022
    1142 South Perry Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
    at the corner of South and South Perry Street
    Driving tour only. Alabama governors and families have lived in this 17-room house since 1951. more info  map

  • Harriott II Riverboat 334-625-2100
    255 Commerce Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Docked beside the Riverwalk Amphitheater, this 19th century riverboat in Montgomery's entertainment district offers rides along the Alabama River, dinner, dancing, and... more info


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