What To See & Do
Leeds Scenic Byway -- Downtown
Old towns are not perfect. When they are transitioning back to vitality, they are ripe for telling the stories of why they have managed to stay alive. To visit Leeds USA is to venture into the quintessential small town. With roots planted deeply in history and an eye to the future, Leeds is a city on the move! Come see for yourself, stay a while, enjoy the charm, diversity, landscape and small town friendliness.
Start with a town walk if you like finding gifts, souvenirs, and banking along the quaint sidewalk-bordered streets of an authentic early 20th century town. Find the downtown small shops and cultural centers. You can find modern yet century old industry and distinct architectural forms in a functioning downtown with theater arts, a library, grocery store, and drug store…elements of a sleepy old town beginning to regain vitality.
For more information visit:
Corner of Parkway Drive and Eighth Street
Leeds, AL 35094
- Shops and businesses on the byway accept payment by cash, check, Master Card, and Visa; the route includes banks and ATM machines.