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Enjoy stories of the area's early settlers and prominent families as you walk through history at the Old City Cemetery. Founding fathers, war veterans and others buried here.
Nature trails, volleyball, boat ramps, two softball fields, fishing, picnic areas, comfort station. Primitive camping and two pavilions available for fee. Drinking water, drink machine.
A family entertainment park open 365 days and nights a year featuring two beautiful Adventure-type waterfall/palm tree miniature golf courses, adult & rookie go-karts, water gun squirting bumper boats, baseball/softball batting cages, modern arcade and snack bar!
Third-generation family business is one of the largest and oldest privately owned antique shops in the state. American and European furniture, glassware, porcelain, quilts and paintings.
Declared "Mother Church" of AME denomination in Alabama. State's oldest AME church. Originally organized as Colored Methodist Church in 1877.
Night skies shown as they appear in-season. Constellations, related mythology.
Rose, herb, daylily, camellia, native azalea, hybrid azalea, hydrangea, meditation, wedding, butterfly gardens, and Koi Ponds. Demonstration gardens, nature trail, wooded areas, 1-acre pond.
Historic Coffee Courthouse
The 80-acre lake offers three fishing piers, boat ramp, public restrooms, concessions, boat rental available. The lake is a nesting site for eagles, making it a popular site for birding.
The Gov. James E. (Big Jim) Folsom Birthplace is designated as a historic landmark by the State of Alabama. Folsom, a resident of Elba, Coffee County, served as the 45th and 47th Governor of Alabama. He lived in the home from 1908 to 1910.
2.1 mile trail located on the top of a portion of the city levee in Elba. The trail goes through the downtown area and land along the Pea River. The walking trail is paved with some lighting, easy access, and parking.
The Pea River is 154 miles of natural adventure. Ecotourism enthusiasts enjoy fresh air and fresh water, a sanctuary for fish, birds, turtles and alligators.
Dedicated to Army aviators, whose gallantry and devotion to duty ensure America's freedom.
World's only monument to a pest. Boll weevils devoured two-thirds of Coffee County's 1915 cotton crop, forcing local farmers to diversify and prosper.
Boll Weevil Soap Company is a handmade soap, lotion and candle company in Downtown Enterprise 4 doors down from the Boll Weevil Monument. All our products are made by hand in our kitchen on site. Our soap is made the same way it was 300 years ago with a bucket and a paddle! You will love the handmade natural luxury. This is a great gift location and a great unique southern shopping experience.
Come and taste real flavors, support farmers, enjoy the season, and connect with your community! Open every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday 7am-11am.
Multipurpose field and sports complex. Lighted walking trails, children's playground area, scenic lake with wooden bridge, picnic table, pavilion, and splash pad.
Boarding stable with camping and more than 50 mi. of riding trails. Horse stalls and trailer parking available.
A 640-acre facility offering full range of recreation activities, including swimming, boating, camping, volleyball, basketball, and hiking. Pavilion and beaches.
Beautiful military course open to public. Lighted driving range.
Largest collection of Army helicopters, airplanes, and unmanned aircraft in the country. Features artifacts, photos, video kiosks and films. Extensive archives, gift shop, and tours by appointment.
* We Preserve the History of Army Aviation. * We Protect the Legacy of Army Aviation. * We Promote the Future of Army Aviation.
Beautiful, well-maintained and challenging. No tee times required.
This family-run farm produces sugar cane juice, syrup, jelly, pickles, relish, sauces, salsa and Emu soap and lotion products. Todd Farms also has an on-site café.
Built in 1907 by Dr. Howell, who operated his medical practice here. Large columns, full basement. 11 rooms and 4 baths. Gazebo on grounds.
Site of the annual Battle of Newton
Stone marker describing only Civil War actions in Wiregrass area: Skipperville in 1864, and Newton one month before the war ended in 1865.
Building was girls' dormitory of Baptist Collegiate Institute (estab. 1895). Now houses public library, town hall, and agriculture museum. Tour on your own.
Only post-secondary institution with primary mission of preparing aviation technicians. Tour facilities, observe students working on variety of aircraft and aviation equipment.
Memorial plaques to two U.S. Congress representatives: Henry B. Steagall, George W. Andrews. Carillon/tower recognizes personnel who served at Fort Rucker since 1942.
Constructed 1852 using fat, light-wood stumps for its foundation. Board shingles split by hand. Wooden pulpit, original benches.
Dedicated to the Dale County Confederate soldiers who fought in the Civil War.
100-year-old building. Art gallery, studio spaces. Original embossed tin ceiling and display cases. Display of 50s and 60s clothes. Ongoing art shows.
Alabama’s Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail is the world's original golf trail with 26 courses at 11 locations. Stretching from Muscle Shoals and Huntsville in the north to Mobile and Dothan in the south, these courses are a must-visit for golf fans and professionals alike.