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Burritt on the Mountain-A Living Museum

Burritt on the Mountain has been referred to as a "Jewel on the Mountain." Start with Dr. William Henry Burritt's eclectic mansion, add a historic park with restored 19

Huntsville, AL Museums

Twickenham Historic District & Guided Walking Tour

Alabama's largest antebellum district. Federal, Italianate and classical architecture. Also see 1819 Weeden House Musem, Alabama'

Huntsville, AL Walking Tours

Land Trust of Huntsville & North Alabama

Monte Sano & Wade Mountain Preserves featuring 20 mi. of public trails; spring/fall hike series, tours of Three Caves, educational Kidz Hike;

Huntsville, AL Nature Preserves

Monte Sano State Park

Located in center of Huntsville. 2140 natural acres provide 14 vacation cottages, improved camping, picnic areas &

Huntsville, AL State Parks

Huntsville Botanical Garden

Gift shop, tea room, picnic areas and pavilion. Seasonal Butterfly House, Spring Festival of Flowers, Scarecrow Trail and Galaxy of Lights from Thanksgiving through New Year's Eve. 112 acres of beautiful gardens and walking paths.

Huntsville, AL Botanical Gardens

Across the Pond

A huge selection of plants, planters, and water features, including fish and ponds, and a store full of garden and wildlife items. Coming soon will be a wildlife/nature area with streams and plants, along with "lookout/observation"

Huntsville, AL Nature Centers

U.S. Space & Rocket Center

Past, present and future of space exploration. Demonstrations, hands-on exhibits, IMAX(r) movie in Spacedome Theater. Watch future astronauts in Space Camp(r)

Huntsville, AL IMAX

Harrison Brothers Hardware

Alabama's oldest operating hardware store (1879)

Huntsville, AL Historic Buildings

Hampton Cove-Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail

Highlands Course: panoramic mountain backdrop, traditional Scottish-style layout. River Course: runs along Flint River, features elevated greens with thick forests. Short Course: traditional layout, each hole averaging more than 200

Huntsville, AL Golf Courses


Simple scientific principles are proven again and again at this hands-on science center. Enjoy a science-filled day of fun by exploring exhibits and experiencing the wonders of science. It's an experiment in fun!

Huntsville, AL Exhibits

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