- TripBuzz found 70 things to do with kids in or near Huntsville, Alabama, including 41 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Decatur, Madison, Athens and Owens Cross Roads.
- From Earlyworks Museum Complex to The Benton H. Wilcoxon Ice Complex, the Huntsville area offers 48 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Science Museums, Nature & Wildlife Areas and Parks.
- Huntsville is a large thriving metropolitan city in Alabama's northern region. Steeped in culture, locals and visitors enjoy the many attractions the area has to offer. The city is home to three historical districts, as well as over fifty five city parks, eleven museums, public and private golf courses and various annual festivals.
The Alabama Constitution Village, the Huntsville Depot and Museum, and EarlyWorks Children's History Museum are all found at the Earlyworks Museum Complex. At the complex, visitors can see a 46-foot keelboat, a train depot from the 1860s, and an 1819 cabinet shop.
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3185 Leeman Ferry RD, Huntsville, AL 35801 MoreLess Info
Visitors to the Benton H. Wilcoxon Ice Complex can ice skate and play hockey. The complex also offers figure skating lessons, hosts birthday parties, gives hockey lessons, and has a broomball area.
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2060 Airport Road Southwest, Huntsville, AL 35801 MoreLess Info
Within the Veterans' Memorial Museum are exhibits of artifacts, memorabilia, and military equipment from all wars fought by the United States military. The collection also houses a Ford Pygmy, which is the world's oldest jeep.
Monte Sano State Park is a retreat covering 2,140 acres, with lots of picnic areas, trails and mountain-biking trails, and modern camping sites for RVs. It also has 14 cabins, designed in the style of Arts and Crafts.
With 27 missiles and rockets, a Saturn V rocket, and many other items, the U.S. Space & Rocket Center is suited for all ages with its temporary exhibits. It also screens science-fiction movies, such as Back to the Future and Jurassic Park.
Harrison Brothers Hardware is the oldest continually operating hardware store in Alabama. The Historic Huntsville Foundation now operates the building, and shoppers can find a vast array of merchandise including biscuits, marbles, and locally created pottery.
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915 Monroe Street, Huntsville, AL 35801 MoreLess Info
The Huntsville-Madison County Public Library is the oldest continually operating library in the state of Alabama. The library contains 123,000 square feet of space and contains about 530,000 volumes and other works.