- Our list of the best things to do in Huntsville, Alabama, features the top 81 nearby activities — including 34 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Huntsville, AL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 34 things to do within the city of Huntsville, AL , followed by 47 popular activities in nearby cities, including Decatur, Madison, Athens and Owens Cross Roads
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124 South Side Square, Huntsville, AL 35801 MoreLess Info
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.
93% 40 votes
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.
Named after former owner Dr. William Burritt, Burritt on the Mountain is comprised not only from the mansion and its surroundings, but also from the historic park which surprises the life in the 19th century. Hikers can enjoy the surroundings on the trails.
From concerts and sport events to banquets and theatre plays, Von Braun Center has 5 halls which can guest a total of 10,000 visitors at a time. This is the only place outside Las Vegas where Elvis Presley held 5 consecutive concerts.
100% 28 votes
2707 Artie St SW Suite 6, Huntsville, AL 35805 MoreLess Info
Land Trust of North Alabama offers 60+ miles of public trails to relax, get exercise and connect with nature across several nature preserves. Each preserve offers mostly unpaved trails. Trail maps available at landtrustnal.org. Free and open dawn to dusk.
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.