Those who study the past will define the future. The setting for many significant moments of the Civil Rights Movement, Montgomery understands its role in preserving these historical sites so that their lessons will continue to be told. Follow along the Civil Rights Trail and reexperience the events that changed the world. The state’s capital city is also home to a thriving arts and entertainment scene. Check out many of the city’s theaters and museums or take yourself out to the ballgame and go root for the Biscuits.


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As a beloved Alabama arts institution, Alabama Shakespeare Festival (ASF) broadens the cultural identity of the South by producing classics, Shakespeare, contemporary plays, musicals, theatre for young audiences, and exciting new works. Theatre is inherently local. It builds community — the stories projected from our stages matter. In 2018, Artistic Director Rick Dildine launched ASF’s most significant commissioning venture to date with the New Southern Canon Project. We seek to redefine the identity of the South by telling stories that are important to (and inspired by) the people of this region. At its heart, ASF is committed to engaging, entertaining, and inspiring people with transformative theatrical performances and compelling educational and community programs.
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How to Get There

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Montgomery is accessible via Interstate 65, the state's main north-south route, and Interstate 85.
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The Montgomery Regional Airport is served by American Airlines, Delta Airlines, and Via Airlines and offers daily direct flights to and from Atlanta, Orlando, Charlotte, Washington D.C. and Dallas/Fort Worth.
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Greyhound offers daily bus service, including holidays, to and from Montgomery. You will need to arrange transportation to your destination from the station. Hours of operation are subject to change. Call to verify information before making travel plans.

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