Search results for Huntsville
In 1866, Congress passed legislation establishing two cavalries composed of African-Americans. After Spanish-American War, the 10th U.S. Cavalry was ordered to Camp Forse in Huntsville.
Scenic trail rides, all ages. One- to two-hr. guided rides in beautiful Alabama mountains. Camping, picnics, parties, day camps, lay-ups for traveling horsemen.
Costumed guides lead tours of working village (1805-1819). Cabinetmaker's shop, print shop, confectionery shop, library and post office. Commemorates 1819 Constitutional Convention site.
Finest dual-rink facility in Southeast. Public sessions, hockey, birthday parties. Skating lessons with Huntsville Skating School.
Lagoon with ducks and fish. Part of Indian Creek Canal, formerly used to transport cotton. Huntsville was settled (1805) near this limestone spring.
Permanent home for artifacts and memorabilia, veteran uniforms, medals, weapons, photos, books, tapes and news clippings.
1840s Greek Revival Founders Hall at Athens State University, the state's oldest college. Altar's elegant wood carvings tell story of New Testament.
A fixed-distance range where all archers line up equally and shoot at targets positioned at different distances.
State-of-the-art multi-use facility offering baseball/softball, soccer, swimming, and disc golf. Athens Recreation Center nearby.
Rolling course with trees, water and grass.
This three-story antique mall has a wide spectrum of collectibles.
Primarily Civil War military equipment, including guns, swords, rifles, bayonets, uniforms, etc. Also pre- and post-Civil War items. Cannons, Civil War drums, canon shells and diagrams depicting various Civil War battle scenes are also displayed. Collection also includes several documents signed by well known Civil War participants and leaders.
Provides an environment to promote learning, creation and appreciation of the visual arts by presenting different exhibits throughout the year.
Extensive collections of beautiful and exotic insects, mounted birds, mammals, rocks and minerals, seashells and coral. Films and live interactive exhibits.
1/8-mi. NHRA-sanctioned drag strip located 6 mi. north of Huntsville.
Hands-on program brings children, preschool to third grade, and their parents together to learn about aviation and have fun in a nonthreatening environment.
1850 house now an art gallery for local artists. Walk through time (1850-1950) and enjoy 100 years of decorative style.
Guides share stories about homes' owners as well as recognize each site's distinctive style.
1818 village. Oldest incorporated Alabama town. Post office: original call boxes built prior to Civil War. Community brick church (cir. 1838), stagecoach inn (cir. 1820).