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Huntsville
Huntsville is the fourth-largest city in Alabama, located in the northernmost part of the state. A city with a 200-year Southern heritage, visitors will find activities that celebrate Huntsville’s rich history, as well as attractions that highlight the city’s scientific side. At the Alabama Constitution Village, villagers in period clothing take time from their daily chores to guide you through eight reconstructed Federal style buildings. Younger visitors will love the 150 hands-on activities at the Sci-Quest Hands-on Science Center and older kids will learn what it takes to be an astronaut at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center. Looking for outings with a cultural flair? Landmarks such as the Huntsville Botanical... more Huntsville is the fourth-largest city in Alabama, located in the northernmost part of the state. A city with a 200-year Southern heritage, visitors will find activities that celebrate Huntsville’s rich history, as well as attractions that highlight the city’s scientific side. At the Alabama Constitution Village, villagers in period clothing take time from their daily chores to guide you through eight reconstructed Federal style buildings. Younger visitors will love the 150 hands-on activities at the Sci-Quest Hands-on Science Center and older kids will learn what it takes to be an astronaut at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center. Looking for outings with a cultural flair? Landmarks such as the Huntsville Botanical Garden and Huntsville Museum of Art are must sees. The National Trust for Historic Preservation named Huntsville to its "America's Dozen Distinctive Destinations for 2010" list. less

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Huntsville Botanical Garden
Huntsville Botanical Garden
Attraction type: Gardens
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U.S. Space and Rocket Center
U.S. Space and Rocket Center
Owner description: Home to Space Camp, Aviation Challenge and NASA's Official Visitor Information Center for Marshall Space Flight Center; The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is recognized as one of the... more Owner description: Home to Space Camp, Aviation Challenge and NASA's Official Visitor Information Center for Marshall Space Flight Center; The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is recognized as one of the most comprehensive U.S. manned space flight hardware museums in the world. less
Attraction type: Science Museums
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U.S. Veterans Memorial Museum
U.S. Veterans Memorial Museum
Owner description: Located in Huntsville Alabama, The U.S. Veterans Memorial Museum is one of the premier military museums in the world. The exhibits of memorabilia, artifacts, and military... more Owner description: Located in Huntsville Alabama, The U.S. Veterans Memorial Museum is one of the premier military museums in the world. The exhibits of memorabilia, artifacts, and military equipment range from the American Revolutionary War to present day. Included in the collection are many rare and important artifacts including the oldest surviving jeep: the Ford Pygmy. less
Attraction type: History Museums; Military Museums
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Monte Sano State Park
Monte Sano State Park
Attraction type: State Parks
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Harmony Park Safari
Harmony Park Safari
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Connors Steak & Seafood
Connors Steak & Seafood
Ranked #1 of 566 Restaurants in Huntsville
Price: $9 - $35
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Gluten Free
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Ol' Heidelberg Restaurant
Ol' Heidelberg Restaurant
Ranked #2 of 566 Restaurants in Huntsville
Cuisines: German, European, Central European
Good for: Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
The Po Boy Factory
The Po Boy Factory
Ranked #3 of 566 Restaurants in Huntsville
Price:
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Highchairs Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Grille 29
Grille 29
Ranked #4 of 566 Restaurants in Huntsville
Price: $10 - $50
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Gluten Free
Good for: Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Rosie's Mexican Cantina
Rosie's Mexican Cantina
Ranked #5 of 566 Restaurants in Huntsville
Price: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Mexican, Southwestern
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

State Park Cabins-Monte Sano
State Park Cabins-Monte Sano
$50
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Villager Lodge University Dr
$36 - $40
Ranked #30 of 55 Hotels in Huntsville

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Hampton Inn & Suites Huntsville / Research Park Area
2.5 of 5
Hampton Inn & Suites Huntsville / Research Park Area
$104 - $157
Ranked #2 of 55 Hotels in Huntsville
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Hilton Garden Inn Huntsville/Space Center
3.0 of 5
Hilton Garden Inn Huntsville/Space Center
$95 - $201
Ranked #3 of 55 Hotels in Huntsville
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Hampton Inn Huntsville
2.5 of 5
Hampton Inn Huntsville
$89 - $124
Ranked #4 of 55 Hotels in Huntsville
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

The Westin Huntsville
4.0 of 5
The Westin Huntsville
$137 - $248
Ranked #15 of 55 Hotels in Huntsville
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