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Birmingham's Railroad Park

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1600 1st Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233-1703
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The park is very nice for walking or jogging and is about four blocks long. Very nicely landscaped with a small stream, paved walkways, groves of trees,and well kept lawns. There is an information office on site, under a covered meeting area. There is also...More

Thank Ken D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is convenient to downtown hotels, hospitals and UAB. It was very crowded, so it wasn’t as serene as I had hoped but a great place to escape the hospital and get some fresh air. But I will say, don’t let your guard down.

Thank Tidemom2011
Reviewed August 18, 2018

A friend recommended the Railroad Park as a place to get in a good walk. We were staying several blocks north of it so it wasn't far. The walk was pleasant and the park was full of people enjoying their Saturday morning. There was some...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2018

This is something new, recently renovated. The cool part is that you are in the park and have a view of the downtown (sorrounded by tall buildings).

Thank Luzilu123455
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Railroad Park is truly one of the greatest places in Birmingham. It's walking distance to Region's Field and Good People. I highly recommend visitng if you are looking for something to do!

Thank Lauren F
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Wish I had seen this 19 acre space before the park because the transformation must have been amazing. In the heart of the former industrial area of downtown Birmingham, this park is beautiful. Walking trails around the perimeter, ponds, places to play or relax. An...More

Thank Phillip K
Reviewed June 13, 2018

My pup loves this park - it is in a great location downtown and there is always something going on here. Many people visit this park everyday.

Thank loganxs2
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Fun to firm in one place in the heart of downtown Birmingham. Beautiful park like setting to do yoga

Thank christineg00de1
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Very well-kept park! Beautiful addition to the bustling city. Grassy space for picnic, restrooms, playground, fun statues, history timeline of Birmingham, several walking paths, workout equipment, a few ponds, beautiful landscaping, convenient parking, coffee shop and brewery near by, and pretty views of the city!

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Reviewed April 22, 2018

Want to unwind, walk, jog, sit, read,,,,,, then try Railroad Park. Located on Bham Southside near new Barons ball field, its a great place to grap some fast food and chill. Take in the city view near the famous UAB Medical Campus.

Thank Clyde B
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Aaron S
February 10, 2017|
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Response from kime555 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Aaron. It is open and dimly lit, but I would be very uneasy around there at night. There is a ballpark and great brewery right around there, so the area will be full of people, but very few will be hanging out in... More
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KatE1183
January 13, 2017|
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Response from carolyn w | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely!!! The area is beautiful. Picture perfect.
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