Largest municipal museum in Southeast. Permanent collection of 22,000+ objects dating from ancient to modern times, various cultures. Highlights: Asian, European and American collections, outdoor sculpture garden, Wedgwood, Kress Collection. Terrace Café, museum store.

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Alabama Small Boats, Inc.

Canoe the Cahaba River: 2.5-hr. and 5-hr. trips suitable for all ages. Guided kayak trips—

Birmingham, AL Shoppes

Robert R. Meyer Planetarium

Exciting facility takes children and adults on tours exploring mysteries of the universe, from one'

Birmingham, AL Planetariums

Vulcan Park

Largest cast-iron statue in the world, 2nd largest in U.S. (after Statue of Liberty). Created for 1904 World's Fair, representing industrial might of Birmingham. 10

Birmingham, AL Parks

The Wildlife Center

Clinic for orphaned and injured native wildlife, plus educational facility to foster appreciation of Alabama'

Birmingham, AL Wildlife Refuges

Things to do near Birmingham, AL

Quail Ridge Country Club

Course Access: PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 2 days...

Marion Military Institute Golf Course

Course Access: Semi-PrivateHoles: 9Reserve Advance Tee Times: 7 days...

Chace Lake Country Club

Course Access: PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: Yes...

Timber Ridge Golf Club

Course Access: Semi-PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 60 days...