Due to the COVID-19 pandemic some things in Montgomery are closed or running on a different-than-normal schedule. Contact them for information.
Montgomery, Alabama is a great place to visit! Stay and visit Montgomery!
The city is home to many current and historic civil rights sites, including the Equal Justice Initiative Museum and the National Memorial for Peace and Justice, the Rosa Parks Museum, the Freedom Rides Museum, the Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church, and more. Just down the road are the Voting Rights museums in Selma and Lowndes County.
The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts aims to collect, preserve, exhibit, and interpret art of the highest quality for the enrichment, enlightenment, and enjoyment of its public. The artwork on display here is always fabulous. The museum has no admission charge; it’s free! Café M at the museum serves lunch from 11 a.m to 2 p.m.
The city has a minor league baseball team, the Montgomery Biscuits, with home games on tap the weekend of the reception (July 10-14).
The Montgomery Zoo is home to a large assortment of animals from around the world. It’s a great place for visitors with children. The zoo is open 7 days a week.
A variety of coffee and dining options are located throughout the city. Vintage Year and Vintage Cafe are among the sponsors of this exhibit. Check reviews on Trip Advisor, Yelp, and Zagat’s for more information on good eats!
Old Alabama Town, close to downtown, features authentic 19th and early 20th century homes and buildings that have been saved from demolition, carefully restored, and reopened to the public as a history museum.
Consider visits to the Hank Williams Museum, Jasmine Hill Gardens, and the Alabama Shakespeare Festival theater, or a ride on the 19th century riverboat, the Harriot II, on the Alabama River. The Harriott II offers dinner, dancing, and live entertainment.
To meet our sponsors see the "Sponsors" tab. This program/project has been made possible by a partnership that includes the National Endowment for the Arts and The Alabama State Council on the Arts. A sincere thank you to all our sponsors for their support!