Visitors should make it a point to visit at least one of the excellent museums available to the public throughout Huntsville .  Some of the top choices include:

·        Alabama Constitution Village – This is a living history museum where visitors can go to experience what it was like to live in Huntsville during the early days of settlement there.  Period costumes are just a part of the fun here.

·        Burritt on the Mountain – This is a living history park, museum, and natural preserve atop Monte Sano Mountain offering stunning panoramic views of the city.  Interpretors in period costumes depict life in the 18th century interactively.

·        EarlyWorks Museum – This is an interactive museum which is designed for children but fun for all ages. 

·        Huntsville Depot – This museum provides information about the effects of the Civil War in the Huntsville area.  It is set in the Depot which was home to a prison during the war.

·        Huntsville Museum of Art – Travelers interested in exploring modern art museums will find much to see at this contemporary art museum.

·        SciQuest – This interactive science museum is not specific to the Huntsville area but does offer interesting information about different scientific beliefs.

·        U.S. Space and Rocket Center – Huntsville is known for being a location closely associated with NASA and the advances of space science.  This museum is dedicated to exhibits depicting the changes of the space program throughout time.

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