Monthly Archives: March 2014

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

Montgomery, Ala – More than 580,000 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 Birmingham Zoo at second with 574,176 and the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at third with 530,678, state tourism officials say. Five of the […]

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Alabama Tourism Department Newsletter February 12, 2014

Alabama tourism booming while Mississippi struggles Tourism booming in Montgomery Location, Location, Location Great American Bites: BBQ heaven at Alabama’s Dreamland U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville to receive nearly $1 million grant from NASA From driving school to upcoming new vehicle releases, Porsche and Barber Motorsports Park have strong ties Gadsden destination app […]

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Alabama Tourism Department Newsletter February 6, 2014

The Alabama Tourism Department and The Art of Alabama Food Alabama beaches recover from Gulf oil spill to post third consecutive record tourism year The Scottsboro Boys named Best Musical in U.K.’s Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards The Alabama Music Hall of Fame hosts an introduction to the 2014 Class of Inductees to the Hall of […]

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