Montgomery, Alabama

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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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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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  • First White House Of The Confederacy

    644 Washington Avenue
    Montgomery, AL 36130
    334-242-1861
    Italianate-style house was home to President and Mrs. Jefferson Davis while the capitol of Confederacy was in Montgomery.
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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
    Authentically restored 19-and early 20th-century buildings stretching along six blocks in historic downtown Montgomery.
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  • Scott And Zelda Fitzgerald Museum

    919 Felder Avenue Apt. B, P.O. Box 64
    Montgomery, AL 36106
    334-264-4222 or 334-262-9562
    Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald lived here from 1931 to 1932.
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  • St. John's Episcopal Church

    113 Madison Avenue
    Montgomery, AL 36104
    334-262-1937
    Gothic-style church, designed by Wills & Dudley of New York. Oldest Episcopal church in Montgomery.
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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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  • Hank Williams Statue

    Located in Lister Hill Park
    A life-sized 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 and Museum

    252 & 220 Montgomery Street
    Montgomery, AL 36104
    Located at Troy University-Montgomery
    334-241-8615
    The Rosa Parks Library and Museum serves as a historical milestone to those who strive to understand the event that began the famous boycott. The Children's Wing features a time-traveling bus, an...
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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 Artists Gallery

    201 Monroe Street
    Montgomery, AL 36130
    334-242-4076
    State gallery designated to showcase the art and artists of Alabama.
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Blount Cultural Park

    6065 Vaughn Road
    Montgomery, AL 36116
    Near I-85, Exit 6 East Boulevard
    334-274-0062
    The park offers 300 acres of rolling hills, three large lakes, the lovely Shakespear Gardens and is home for Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts and the Alabama Shakespeare Festival. Roadways and...
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  • Fort Toulouse-Jackson Park

    Highway 231 North
    Montgomery, AL 36092
    Wetumpka
    334-567-3002
    This 165-acre park contains the William Bartram Arboretum, a museum, historic buildings, and an indian mound. Campgrounds are on site.
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  • Jasmine Hill Gardens and Outdoor Museum

    P.O. Box 210792
    Montgomery, AL 36121-0792
    Located off U.S. 231 North on Jasmine Hill
    334-567-6463
    Known as Alabama's Little Corner of Greece, the Jasmine Hill Gardens and Outdoor Museum features over 20 acres of year-round floral beauty and classical sculpture, including new statuary honoring...
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  • Montgomery Zoo

    2301 Coliseum Parkway
    Montgomery, AL 36110
    334-240-4900
    Visit 40 acres featuring habitats from 5 continents with naturalistic, barrier-free exhibits for more than 700 animals.
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  • Shakespeare Gardens

    Vaughn Road/Woodmere Drive, East of East Blvd
    334-274-0062
    This 56,700 square foot garden complex features plants, flowers, willow arbors, shade trees, and garden shrubs. There is also a thatched-roof pavilion and a 325-seat Amphitheater.
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Science & Technology

  • W.A. Gayle Planetarium

    1010 Forest Avenue
    Montgomery, AL 36106
    Oak Park
    334-241-4799
    One of the major facilities of its kind in the U.S. The auditorium seats 235 people and is designed specifically for simulating natural sky by projecting images of sun, moon, planets and stars. ...
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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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