Aerial view of the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama.


Huntsville, Alabama, boasts a storied history and a promising future. Home to the U.S. Space & Rocket Center, the EarlyWorks Museum complex, and the Von Braun Center Playhouse, it offers one-of-a-kind experiences for all ages. You won’t want to miss the talent at the Orion Amphitheater or dive into the city's culture, music, and arts scene with theaters, art galleries, and museums. For those seeking exceptional food, entertainment, and outdoor adventures, Huntsville is your ideal destination. 

Nearby, visitors can enjoy the cities of Decatur, Madison, and Scottsboro.

Aerial view of the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama.

Campus No. 805

In a town known for its intellectual prowess, a former school transforms into the ultimate social hub at Campus No. 805. While it's been ages since it echoed with the voices of students, the corridors of Campus No. 805 still see familiar faces. But these days, the subjects have taken a different turn. And yes, those trusty old lockers still stand, but now they guard the entrance to a secret speakeasy, adding a touch of mystery and allure to this reimagined space.

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Southern charm meets space exploration in Huntsville.

Explore Huntsville

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Show the Love for Alabama’s Restaurants Aug. 18-27

Alabama’s culinary expertise will be on display when Restaurant Week kicks off on Aug. 18. This culinary event showcases an appreciation of Alabama’s diverse cuisine over a two-week period from Aug. 18-27.

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Aerial view of Huntsville, Alabama

48 Hours in Huntsville

Alabama’s Rocket City welcomes science nerds, nature lovers, art appreciators, craft beer enthusiasts, foodies and just about anybody else for an out-of-this-world weekend.

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At Home on the Road

RVers find a range of places in Alabama to pull in overnight, from primitive sites to resort-like accommodations, many of which are located within easy distance of top attractions.

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Taste the Freshness

Go shrimping, pick peaches and fry up green tomatoes. Tables overflow with what is grown or caught nearby.

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Northern Exposures

Increase your appreciation of Alabama’s crown with this slew of stops.

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Plan Your Alabama Science and Discovery Vacation

Did you know that you can experience some of the country’s most significant science and discoveries in the state of Alabama?

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How to Get There

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Huntsville is conveniently located at the crossroads of modern connectivity. Easily reachable via Interstate 565—a direct spur linking to Interstate 65 in Decatur—the city is also well-served by a network of major highways, including Highways 231, 431, and 72.
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The Huntsville International Airport is located off Interstate 565.
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Greyhound offers daily bus service, including holidays, to and from Huntsville.

Find Your Alabama Sweet Spot

Find the sweetest Alabama vacation spot perfectly suited just for you. Customize your next Alabama vacation by the type of experience you are looking for, then filter by the region of Alabama you want to visit. Don't know what your Alabama destination should be? Let our interactive location map be your guide. Now, where is your next Alabama Sweet Spot?