- 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
Paint Nite 3760 Alabama 53, Huntsville, AL MoreLess Info
Paint Nite invites guests to break away from a typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation.
82% 95 votes
1435 Paramount Drive, Huntsville, AL 35806 MoreLess Info
Filled with interactive exhibits, Sci-Quest Hands-on Science Center features displays like a TV weather green screen and bubble making machine. The center hosts events like science lab demonstrations, food truck nights, and live reptile events.
Featuring over 10 miles of nature trails, Hays Nature Preserve is an area of protected parkland popular among lovers of nature. Common activities include hiking, bike riding, and horseback riding through the miles of trails.
The eastern headquarters and depot for the Memphis & Charleston Railroad has been turned into the Huntsville Train Depot. Visitors can see Civil War graffiti, climb on historic engines, and learn about the railroad's history.
A movie theater with 18 screens, Valley Bend 18 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers stadium seating, an IMAX 3D auditorium and a snack bar with food and drinks.
Commonly visited during the warm summer months of the year, Bicentennial Park is a unique community park open to the public. Park amenities include fountains of water from the ground to splash in, benches, and unique sculptures around the perimeter.
82% 11 votes
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.
A fenced canine recreation and exercise facility, Dog Spot dog park provides open grass fields with separate areas for large and small dogs. The park offers trees, benches, drinking water and dog waste bags.
67% 12 votes
3312 S Memorial Parkway, Huntsville, AL 35802 MoreLess Info
The Regal Cinemas Hollywood Stadium 18 Movie Theater is a modern cinema multiplex that offers stadium seating throughout in auditoriums equipped for 3D projection. The theater also has a concession area and game arcade.
80% 5 votes
5000 Nature Trail Rd SE, Huntsville, AL 35803 MoreLess Info
The Madison County Nature Trail is an easy 1.5 mile trail located on Green Mountain in a 72 acre park that includes a lake, pavilion, chapel, picnic tables, covered bridge and wheelchair accessible restrooms.