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Old Alabama Town

301 Columbus St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2624
+1 334-240-4500
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There are no facades or newly constructed buildings here! Our village features completely authentic 19th and early 20th century homes and buildings that have been saved from demolition, carefully restored, and reopened to the public as a history museum. At Old Alabama Town, you will learn how early Americans of all backgrounds lived and worked in Central Alabama.
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  • Average10%
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  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
301 Columbus St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2624
+1 334-240-4500
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fun place for family to learn about history and how people lived in the past. They have many working exhibits, especially fun was the blacksmith shop.

Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A good place to bring kids but also interested for adults. It should the rustic life in Alabama, wooden houses, very basic life from 200 years ago.

Thank heckfy
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Spent a morning here at 'Old Alabama Town'. The buildings are all originals which have been moved very carefully from where they originally stood at various locations around the area. The buildings have been 'collected' together to form the museum. It's an interesting place in...More

2  Thank Graham_Derby
Reviewed 18 August 2017

The grandsons aged 5, 9 and 12 were fascinated with all of the collection of old historical properties. In the welcome center, they were given a paper to locate several items on the various sites. When returned they got a prize. They really enjoyed the...More

Thank greensgirl46
Reviewed 29 July 2017

A collection of old Alabama houses and other buildings, with guides and docents to help explain their history.

1  Thank Sc00byD00byD00
Reviewed 3 July 2017

My grandson wanted to see Old Town. It was a good way for a child to learn about how things were done back in the old days.

Thank L J F
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Took great pictures of historic structures. Slowly walking up and down streets soaking in history under pleasant skies.

1  Thank Suzanne D
Reviewed 16 June 2017

there are 2 areas - one reflecting the living - the other reflecting working in Alabamas past. You can stroll around and visit e.g. the tavern, doctors, practice, grocery, school, cotton gin or drugstore.

Thank eva1500
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Was closed when we visited but you can still walk around the outside of the property and see many of the homes and buildings. There are several historical markers to read and plenty of things to photograph. Will return when its open so we can...More

Thank homewood_traveler41
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Wow! Terrific old homes You can see history. Great setting and would the time to walk and see. Do not miss.

Thank phyllis667
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17 July 2015|
Response from Amanda W |
The parking is excellent and easily accessible to the attraction. Most of the houses are not wheelchair accessible but he could get a good view of the outside and most of the other buildings are wheelchair accessible and is... More