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Art Gallery
“The goal of Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment is to nurture artists while educating the public about art and the creative process. In order to accomplish this, the Mill has established a community where artists, in a working studio environment, are able to create, display, and sell their work; and the public has the opportunity to visit, view, learn, and acquire work by local artists. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Science Museum
“NASA Space and Rocket Center is a 2 minute drive away. Explore the history and future of space.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Museum
“The crown jewel of Huntsville Alabama. The US Space and Rocket Center is the one and only home of space camp for children and adults. Make sure to wear comfortable shoes because this is an all-day event. There are many exhibits including the Saturn V, a Planetarium and Stimulators which include an Apollo 11 virtual reality documentary, Moon Shot, G-Force Accelerator, Kids Cosmos Energy Depletion Zone, Mars Climbing Wall, HyperShip – Motion Based Simulator, Mars Play Station and Kid Space. There is also a restaurant located on site called the Mars Grill. This is an experience you will never forget. Go to www.rocketcenter.com for more information and tickets. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Art Museum
“From Norman Rockwell to Hudson River School Landscapes and everything in between, the Huntsville Museum of Art is a must-see on your next visit to Huntsville! The Huntsville Museum of Art sits in Big Spring Park, the epicenter of the dynamic and evolving city center that is Downtown Huntsville, Alabama and works as a magnet for cultural activities. Stop by today and see the Museum's permanent collection of art, along with a wide variety of well-known traveling exhibitions. The Museum also has a large interactive children's gallery! Visit the hsvmuseum.org for all of the current and upcoming exhibitions. Founded in 1970 by city ordinance of the Museum Board of the City of Huntsville, the Museum serves Huntsville and Madison County's combined population of 420,000 residents. The mission statement of the Museum is to bring people and art together through acquiring, preserving, exhibiting and interpreting the highest quality works of art.”
  • 6 locals recommend
History Museum
“Located near Monte Sano State Park and hiking trails, the Burritt provides a look into the past and is a beautiful setting on the mountain.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Museum
“This store has been operating since 1897 and retains its original appearance. All the counters, display shelves, wood floors and fixtures are all intact and sales are still rung up on the 1907 National Cash Register first used by the original owners James and Daniel Harrison. The shelves are stocked with goods that reflect the original authenticity of the store. Whether children’s toys, pottery, housewares, books or gourmet foods, they strive to bring you the finest selections of goods made in America!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Museum
“A village where people in historic dress take you on a journey through the state's past.”
  • 2 locals recommend
History Museum
“Interactive children's museum focused on teaching about Alabama history. From the stuffed dogs, to the play areas there is easily 2+ hours of activities. There is a wide variety of things to do for the kids, such as dressing up as a fire chief, policeman, construction worker, "fishing" in the water, picking corn & vegetables, putting on a puppet show, as well as all the learning stations.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Museum
“Exhibits of memorabilia, artifacts, and military equipment range from the American Revolutionary War to present day. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Museum
“The Weedon House Museum, located in Twickenham, is the oldest building in the state still open the to the public. It's also a popular wedding reception location for those looking to add some history to their matrimony. Look for the print on the wall. ”
  • 1 local recommends
History Museum
“During the Civil War, this depot was a prison for captured Confederates and a hospital for the wounded. It's an interesting informative place for someone who likes history about the town of Huntsville, the civil war, and trains it self. A good place for kids to learn.”
  • 1 local recommends
History Museum
Museum
  • 1 local recommends
Science Museum
Library
  • 1 local recommends