Science & Discovery
Soar the skies and defy gravity like an astronaut in Sweet Home Alabama. Not only can you experience the depths of space stateside, but the many museums and discovery centers also allow the explorer within you to delve into the great mysteries of science and beyond. Planning an out-of-this-world trip is a lot closer than you think. Hands-on experimentation and observation can be enjoyed here through interactive exhibits. The wonders of space and beyond are waiting in Alabama.
Featured Locations & Events
Whether it's watching the animals at Birmingham Zoo or exploring space at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center, Alabama has some of the greatest science and discovery experiences waiting for you.
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Alabama Wildlife Center's Holiday Craft and Bake Sale
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Oak Mountain State Park First Day Hike: Sunrise Hike to King's Chair
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Wind Creek State Park First Day Hike
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DeSoto State Park First Day HIke 2021: CCC Unfinished Bridge
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Inspiring Science & Discovery
Explore these attractions and more when you visit our science and discovery destinations.