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Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park

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Address: 12632 Confederate Parkway, Mc Calla, AL 35111
Phone Number: 205 477 5711
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7:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Description: This park is built around the ruins of Birmingham's first 19th-century...
This park is built around the ruins of Birmingham's first 19th-century iron factory.
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Wonderful quite place to get away. Gret camp sites clean bath houses with lots of trails to hike or a lazy river to play in. Iron works museam on property and scheduled events... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
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Mccalla
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Wonderful quite place to get away. Gret camp sites clean bath houses with lots of trails to hike or a lazy river to play in. Iron works museam on property and scheduled events through out the year

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

The area is beautiful and has a few areas that can be fished. Lots of people set up their RVs and camp. Trade days are good for walking around and browsing local wares ranging from hair bows to plants and crafts. The price to get in is affordable but there aren't many trails to hike and the museum costs extra.... More 

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texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015 via mobile

Very clean and interesting park. I hiked along many of the well-kept trails and never saw another person. The stream water was cool and clear. The historical buildings alone are worth the trip. It's not far off of I-20/59 between Birmingham & Tuscaloosa. Very easily accessed and I would highly recommend visiting if you are interested in a little civil... More 

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

This place is much bigger than we anticipated, there is far more to see here than we had allowed for. The site has buildings over a very large park, and it would easily take a day to see it all. We found the actual Museum building to be extremly interesting, there are many historical artifacts covering the hisory of the... More 

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Colleyville, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

The park was in very nice shape, cleanliness, very friendly staff. Will come back again when in the area

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We love Tannehill even tho we only live 12 miles from the park. They have a large trade day the 3rd Saturday of each month, a museum, trails and the old Confederate Iron works. There is a section with full hookups, a lot of sites with water and electric and primitive section. Beware if you go in October the campground... More 

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Hueytown, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I love going to Tannehill State Park! It is such a peaceful setting. You can enjoy the picnic area, camping, stores, train ride, their Trade Days, and many other hosted activities. I particularly love their paved walking trail! The creek is so nice, too!

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Mc Calla
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I have been going to Tannehill State Park for many year. So much to see and do. We have had many parties and get togethers at the park

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Boutte, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

I stumbled on Tannehill when planning a get away for my Husband's 30th in 2013 and we so we decided to return with our daughter in 2014. We stayed in the Woodward Iron Co. Post Office both times, and loved it! The only thing that we were a little disappointed in was the previous year they talked about what they... More 

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Springfield, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We visited the trade days market/craft fair this weekend. Had a great time. The rain had been very heavy and a lot of the vendors had packed up and left when we arrived on sunday. But we found several really good things and met some great people. I would visit here again.

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Additional Information about Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park

Address: Address: 12632 Confederate Parkway, Mc Calla, AL 35111
Phone Number: 205 477 5711
Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mc Calla
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

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