Birmingham Vacation Ideas
Discover things to do in Birmingham, Alabama, especially the places and events linked to the Civil Rights Movement…like the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church bombing and Kelly Ingram Park. Include time to experience true southern cooking in a local restaurant – catfish, fried okra, cornbread and deep-dish cobbler. Afterwards, visit other attractions - the Civil Rights Institute and the Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame. Stay overnight in an area hotel, then explore the botanical gardens, the Southern Museum of Flight, Birmingham Zoo, the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame and Sloss Furnaces, a national historic landmark, showcases the pig iron industry.