- Our list of the best things to do in Bessemer, Alabama, features the top 66 nearby activities — including 28 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Bessemer, AL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 6 things to do within the city of Bessemer, AL , followed by 61 popular activities in nearby cities, including Birmingham, Pelham, Hoover, Alabaster, Calera, Leeds, Trussville, Tuscaloosa, Mountain Brook and Helena
FarmLinks Golf Course is shaped from what was originally farmland and contains a mix of greens, fairways, and dramatic elevation changes. The course is very forgiving to novice golfers but still rewards those who make good shots and strategic moves.
100% 1 votes
1901 Jack Warner Parkway, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 MoreLess Info
Mildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum features interactive and informative displays that lead visitors through the transportation history of the City of Tuscaloosa's development. Exhibits include lock and dam development, stagecoach lines, horse drawn carriages and electric streetcars.
87% 45 votes
3745 North Walston Bridge Road, Jasper, AL 35504 MoreLess Info
Lewis-Smith Lake & Dam is a beautiful wood and cliff surrounded lake with lots of coves and miles of beautiful water coupled with one of the largest earthen dams in the eastern United States and stretches 2,200 feet in length and reaches a maximum height of 300 feet.
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.
94% 18 votes
1305 Greensboro Avenue, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405 MoreLess Info
Jemison-Van de Graaff Mansion is a historic mansion built between 1859 and 1862 by Senator Robert Jemison Jr. Visitors can take a tour of the mansion, with guided tours being available on request.
Rooster's Blues House is a restaurant, bar, and live music venue that hosts a variety of local, regional, and nationally touring musical acts. The restaurant serves a variety of southern food, including barbecue.
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.
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.