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U.S. Space & Rocket Center is Alabama’s Number One Tourism Attraction

U.S. Space & Rocket Center is Alabama’s Number One Tourism Attraction Montgomery, Ala – More than 658,000 people visited the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville last year, ranking it number one among state attractions that charge admission, followed by the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at second with 580,221 and the Birmingham Zoo […]

Tourism Tuesdays September 27, 2016

Governor announces grant for Jacksonville State’s Little River Canyon Center New bus tour begins through downtown Montgomery Travel South International registration closes Friday Alabama college makes list of most beautiful public universities in America Tuscaloosa plans to celebrate milestone New hotel opens with local flavor in Tuscaloosa 100-year-old building will become Springhill Suites in Montgomery […]

Tourism Tuesdays September 20, 2016

State tourism website features Fall Color Map Italian tour operator includes Alabama in literature itinerary Sculpture of Jeffrey, Kathryn Tucker Windham’s famous ghost, will haunt Selma Condé Nast Traveler spotlights the 18 most underrated cities in the U.S. Highlands Bar and Grill named among top restaurants nationwide Judge dismisses lawsuit challenging funding for Gulf State […]

Tourism Tuesdays September 13, 2016

Governor Bentley commends State Tourism Department for national award Makers Village at Pepper Place held over through Oct. 1 Restoration and new facility coming to Alabama Constitution Village What every start-up can learn from country music’s most anticipated new artist Birmingham: We can change the world World Food Championship’s final table will feature food “sport” […]