- TripBuzz found 21 things to do with kids in or near Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
- From Bryant Denny Stadium to Children's Hands-On Museum, the Tuscaloosa area offers 36 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Movie Theaters, Sports Stadiums (Amateur) and Sports Stadiums (Professional).
- Situated on the Black Warrior River, Tuscaloosa, AL used to be the state's capital and has a population of over 95,000 people. Home to the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa is known as Title Town and City of Champions for the school's success in sports, football in particular. Some popular attractions include the Alabama Museum of Natural History and the Bama Theater.
This is a place where children experience hands-on learning. Everything is about learning through play. Children are encouraged to touch, feel, and play in the museum's exhibits. Children's Hands-On Museum has twenty four exhibits to make sure that babies until age 13 have a place to play.
Affiliated with the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa, Coleman Coliseum is a multipurpose facility that seats up to 15,383 spectators. The coliseum hosts University of Alabama basketball as well as volleyball, gymnastics, and other events.
The museum displays artifacts and memorabilia tracing the history of University of Alabama football. Football fans must visit the museum. There is a special video production highlighting the career of the legendary Coach Paul 'Bear' Bryant.
The original structure that houses the Old Tavern Museum was built by a local innkeeper in 1827. The early history of the entire county is now showcased within the museum whose tavern structure was relocated to Central Park in the 1960s.
Spanning three floors of exhibits, the Alabama Museum of Natural History maintains a wide variety of collections of historical and scientific interest. The museum also hosts visiting exhibits and special educational programs, like a hands-on Family Night.
Tuscaloosa's Hollywood 16 Theatres is a 16-theater cinema multiplex that shows first-run movies with digital video and sound. The theater features a variety of concession choices, including toppings for popcorn like ranch and jalapeno seasoning.