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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 June 21, 2016

Spirit of America Festival celebrates 50 years Travel Channel names Birmingham one of the Next 11 Great Destinations Alabama has one of the summer’s top travel destinations – but it’s not the beach Birmingham to Memphis I-22 and I-65 interchange open for traffic Singer-songwriter Amy Black pays tribute to an American institution with her Muscle […]

Tourism Tuesdays June 14, 2016

The best of Birmingham BBC Radio features 30-minute broadcast on Alabama Alabama has more than 100 appointments for IPW show Southern Makers festival scheduled for Birmingham has been postponed Garden & Gun lists five essential Muscle Shoals albums Teachers from the Marshall Space Flight Center Region attend STEMcon Alabama Living features Alabama in six separate […]

Tourism Tuesdays June 7, 2016

Alabama Tourism Department hosts marketplace for local vendors on Thursday All of Alabama cashes in on beach boom as tourism records shatter Why Baldwin County is extending summer break for students Tourism impacts Decatur area Affordable summer vacations possible with a few consumer tips Birmingham’s Pepper Place farmers market adds Makers Village this summer Forbes […]