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Historic Huntsville Depot

Historic Site in Huntsville

Climb on locomotives, examine Civil War graffiti, and listen as robotic ticket agents tell about working for railroad. Exciting hands-on programs available. It's the home of Rocket City BBQ Cook-Off and Whistle Stop Festival. The Huntsville Depot was used as a Union hospital, prison and as quarters for both black and white Union soldiers, who left graffiti on the third floor walls.

Wheelchair Accessible

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Historic Huntsville Depot
320 Church St.
Huntsville, AL 35801
Hours of Operation
  • Park Open year round 9am-5pm, Museum Open Mar.-Sept.; Oct - Dec Hrs adjusted for Christmas Event; Wednesday-Saturday 10am-3pm; first two weeks of May adjusted hrs
  • Not provided
Accepted Payments
  • MasterCard
  • Visa
  • Military
  • Senior
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