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“Great view of Birmingham”

Vulcan Park and Museum
Ranked #5 of 92 things to do in Birmingham
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: The largest cast-iron statue in the world was created for the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.
Homewood, Alabama
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12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Great view of Birmingham”
Reviewed July 8, 2012

I love going up to take pictures of Birmingham late in the afternoon. It is very restful to just sit and watch the sun go down.

Visited June 2012
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Birmingham, Alabama
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
“Vulcan Park”
Reviewed July 4, 2012

Vulcan Park has been redesigned and upgraded - I have not seen it since they made improvements, I admit. The view is beautiful, and overlooks the entire city. However, the "museum" consisted mostly of old pictures and anecdotes.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Great view of the city”
Reviewed July 2, 2012

Great view and interesting museum. Other than that, it's pretty much just a statue.

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Alabaster, Alabama
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127 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“What a view!”
Reviewed June 29, 2012

Nothing to make a whole day out of - if you would like a full day of sights I would suggest Vulcan and the B'ham Zoo.

Visited November 2011
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Jacksonville, Alabama, United States
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great Way to Kill Time”
Reviewed June 28, 2012

The Vulcan Park & Museum was a way to kill time before a UAB function that I attended. I actually enjoyed it and the views were awesome. The museum was actually very interesting, and it was nice to know some history about the city I will be living in for the next four years.

Visited May 2012
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