Alabama: The Heart of Dixie

Our favorite picks to explore in Alabama

About Alabama

Welcome to Alabama, the Heart of Dixie! Nestled in the Southeastern United States, Alabama is a place full of history, culture, and Southern charm. As the birthplace of the Civil Rights Movement, you can tour landmarks like the Rosa Parks Museum in Montgomery or the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute. The state’s history can also be found in its antebellum homes and the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, which celebrates Alabama’s significant contributions to space exploration.

Indulge your adventurous side with a visit to the pristine Gulf Shores, offering miles of white sandy beaches and sparkling turquoise waters. If you’re a foodie, treat yourself to the unique flavors of Southern cuisine, such as fried green tomatoes and Alabama’s famous barbeque. Don’t miss out on the local music scene either, as Alabama is known for its rich musical heritage. There’s always a warm welcome waiting for you in Alabama!

Attractions in Alabama

This is a list of our recommended places to visit while you are in Alabama.