- Our list of the best things to do in Montgomery, Alabama, features the top 51 nearby activities — including 23 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Montgomery, AL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, Entertainment & Shows, and Outdoor Places.
- The results below include the top 32 things to do within the city of Montgomery, AL , followed by 20 popular activities in nearby cities, including Prattville and Wetumpka
Box Aviation Montgomery MoreLess Info
Introductory flight gives neophyte pilots their first wings as they soar alongside a experienced pilot above Alabama’s open skies
96% 1069 votes
315 S. Jackson Street, Montgomery, AL 36104 MoreLess Info
The house where Martin Luther King lived between 1954 and 1860, the Dexter Parsonage Museum - Dr. Martin Luther King home was included in the National Register of Historic Places.
Dedicated to all those who have died during the Civil Rights Movement, the Civil Rights Memorial stands as a circular black granite table which bears the names of all the martyrs, while on the black granite wall behind it is engraved the famous Martin Luther King paraphrase after Amos.
91% 1614 votes
251 Montgomery Street, Montgomery, AL 36104 MoreLess Info
Located on the spot where Rosa Sparks started the civil rights movement, the Rosa Parks Library & Museum honors her memory with exhibits dating from those times, including official documents, and even a public bus replica of the one where she was arrested.
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919 Felder Ave., Montgomery, AL MoreLess Info
Exhibiting a collection of photographs, letters, sample of manuscripts, and other memorabilia, the F. Scott & Zelda Fitzgerald Museum is the only remaining house in Montgomery where the celebrated novelist lived with his wife.
With more than 300,000 visitors each year, the Alabama Shakespeare Festival is one of the Top 10 largest festivals in the world dedicated to Shakespeare. Besides its own productions, this theatre also stages more than 400 plays each year. It can accommodate more than 1,000 visitors.
94% 217 votes
454 Dexter Ave., Montgomery, AL MoreLess Info
Dr. Martin Luther King Junior was the pastor at the Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church during the Civil Rights Movement. Visitors can see Dr. King's office and desk, worship with the congregation, buy souvenirs at the gift shop.
The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts displays permanent collections with items dating from the beginning of the 19th century, from domains like painting and sculpture. It is also children-friendly with exhibits from children's works, with its program ARTWORKS.
93% 135 votes
624 Washington Ave, Montgomery, AL 36130 MoreLess Info
Created in 1901, the Alabama Department of Archives & History is the first state department of archives and history in the United States. In addition to a large research library, the building contains more than 500,000 museum artifacts.
On May 20, 1961, 21 young people stepped off a bus at the Greyhound Station and changed the course of American history forever with their nonviolent protest. Visitors can view the outside informational kiosks, hear gallery talks, and see special displays at the converted Greyhound Station, now Freedom Rides Mus…