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Montgomery, Alabama, USA

Attractions in Montgomery, Alabama

Amusements

  • Armory Learning Arts Center

    1018 Madison Avenue
    Montgomery, AL 36104
    334-241-2787
    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 of Montgomery, Alabama Dance...
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Casinos

  • Creek Casino Montgomery

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

    100 River Oaks Drive
    Wetumpka, AL 36092
    866-WIND-360
    Its 85,000 square foot gaming floor includes over 2,500 games. The hotel offers 283 luxurious rooms and a pool.
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Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Alabama Judicial Building

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

    Bainbridge Street and Dexter Avenue
    334-242-3935
    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 Confederate States of America.
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  • Dexter Parsonage Museum, The

    309 South Jackson Street
    Montgomery, AL 36104
    334-261-3270
    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 Parsonage has been restored to...
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  • First White House of The Confederacy

    644 Washington Avenue
    Montgomery, AL 36130
    334-242-1861
    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 of the Confederacy was in...
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  • Martin Luther King Jr.'s Former Home

    309 South Jackson Street
    Montgomery, AL 36104
    Dr. King and his family lived here from 1954 to 1960, when he led the Montgomery Bus Boycott.
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  • Murphy House

    22 Bibb Street
    Montgomery, AL 36104
    334-240-1600
    Now home of the Montgomery Waterworks Board. This antebellum mansion housed Union Troops during Reconstruction. Open Monday through Friday.
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  • Old Alabama Town

    301 Columbus Street
    Montgomery, AL 36104
    334-240-4500
    A 19th century village featuring completely authentic 19th and early 20th century homes and buildings.
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  • Teague House

    468 South Perry Street
    Montgomery, AL 36104
    334-242-3184
    One of the South's finest examples of late Greek Revival architecture.
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Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Civil Rights Memorial

    400 Washington Avenue
    Montgomery, AL 36104
    334-264-0286
    This memorial chronicles key events in the civil rights movements and bears the names of 40 men, women, and children died during such events.
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  • Fort Toulouse - Fort Jackson Park

    2521 West Fort Toulouse Road
    Wetumpka, AL 36093
    334-567-3002
    Highlights of Fort Toulouse - Fort Jackson Park include the recreated 1751 Fort Toulouse, recreated Creek Indian houses, the partially restored 1814 American Fort Jackson, a 1,000 year old Indian...
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  • Hank Williams Statue

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

    West Montgomery off Bell Street
    334-953-6201
    The Wright Brothers established the world's first civilian flying school on this site in 1910.
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Libraries & Research Centers

  • Rosa Parks Library & Museum

    252 Montgomery Street
    Montgomery, AL 36104
    Located in Downtown Montgomery
    334-241-8615
    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. Fridays. "The purpose of the Rosa...
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Museums & Galleries

  • Alabama Archives and History Museum

    624 Washington Avenue
    Montgomery, AL 36104
    334-242-4363
    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.
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  • Alabama Cattlemens' Mooseum

    201 South Bainbridge Street
    Montgomery, AL 36104
    334-265-1867
    This Mooseum preserves the agricultural history of Alabama. It highlights the cattle industry from past to present day technological advances.
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  • CAS Gallery & Frames

    2690 Zelda Road, Suite F
    Montgomery, AL 36106
    334-271-3772
    This gallery offers fine art services, consulting, appraisals, brokerage, and sales.
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  • Freedom Rides Museum

    210 South Court Street
    Montgomery, AL 36104
    Corner of Court Street and Adams Avenue
    334-242-3184 or 334-230-2661
    Freedom Rides Museum in Montgomery's historic Greyhound Bus Station uses artwork, quotes, photographs, and architectural elements to discuss the Freedom Riders who stepped off of a bus at this...
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  • Georgine Clarke Alabama Artists Gallery, The

    201 Monroe Street
    Montgomery, AL 36104
    Downtown on 1st Floor of the RSA Tower
    334-242-4076
    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.
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  • Green Garden Gallery

    1041 East Fairview Avenue
    Montgomery, AL 36106
    334-262-0775
    The office, gallery and design center for nationally known Barbara Gallagher.
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  • Hank Williams Museum, The

    118 Commerce Street
    Montgomery, AL 36104
    Located in Downtown Montgomery
    334-262-3600
    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, including his 1952 Cadillac,...
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  • Mann Wildlife Learning Museum

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

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

    1 Museum Drive
    Montgomery, AL 36117
    Located in the Wynton M. Blount Cultural Park
    334-240-4333
    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 and contemporary; historical...
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  • MOOseum, The

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

    624 Washington Avenue
    Montgomery, AL 36130
    Located in Downtown Montgomery
    334-242-4364
    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 explores Alabama's past from...
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  • National Center for the Study of Civil Rights

    1345 Carter Hill Road
    Montgomery, AL 36101
    334-229-4876
    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 Montgomery, Alabama's pivotal...
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  • New South Art Shop

    115 Montgomery Street
    Montgomery, AL 36106
    334-269-6200
    Specializes in an eclectic group of handcrafted items from artist around the Southeast.
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  • Sac's Gallery

    2019 Clubview Street
    Montgomery, AL 36106
    Mulberry Street District
    334-265-9931
    Founded in 1979, this co-op gallery features original works by local artists.
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  • Scott & Zelda Fitzgerald Museum, The

    919 Felder Avenue
    Montgomery, AL 36106
    334-264-4222
    The last extant home in which the Fitzgeralds lived as a family (1931-32).
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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.
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  • Jasmine Hill Gardens & Outdoor Museum

    3001 Jasmine Hill Road
    Wetumpka, AL 36093
    334-567-6463
    Known as Alabama's Little Corner of Greece, the Jasmine Hill Gardens & Outdoor Museum features over 20 acres of year-round floral beauty and classical sculpture, including statuary honoring Olympic...
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  • Montgomery Zoo

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

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

  • W.A. Gayle Planetarium

    1010 Forest Avenue
    Montgomery, AL 36106
    Located in Oak Park
    334-625-4799
    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, lectures, live music and digital art...
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Summer Camps

  • Camp Alamisco

    1771 Camp Alamisco Rd
    Dadeville, AL 36853
    256-825-9482
    At Alamisco, we want to help our young people experience Jesus Christ and his free gift of salvation. The spiritual programs offered morning and night are a great highlight of our summer. See you at...
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  • Camp Chandler

    55 Day School Lane
    Montgomery, AL 36102
    334-269-4362
    Covering 475 acres on beautiful lake offers countless activities for youth 5 to 15. Christian emphasis. Montgomery YMCA.
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Tours & Cruises

  • Governor's Mansion

    1142 South Perry Street
    Montgomery, AL 36104
    at the corner of South and South Perry Street
    334-834-3022
    Driving tour only. Alabama governors and families have lived in this 17-room house since 1951.
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  • Harriott II Riverboat

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