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U.S. Space & Rocket Center is Alabama’s Number One Tourism Attraction

U.S. Space & Rocket Center is Alabama’s Number One Tourism Attraction Montgomery, Ala – More than 658,000 people visited the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville last year, ranking it number one among state attractions that charge admission, followed by the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at second with 580,221 and the Birmingham Zoo […]

Tourism Tuesdays August 23, 2016

Tourism on pace for fifth record year Study shows international visitation growing New Beer Trail Highlights Craft Breweries in North Alabama Bentley appoints two to Alabama Music Hall of Fame board Edsel Holden honored in Alabama Music Hall of Fame’s Walk of Fame GulfQuest Earns 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Successful Alabama Restaurant Week Alabama […]

Tourism Tuesdays August 16, 2016

Winners of state tourism industry awards announced Alabama Restaurant Week underway USA TODAY features “100 Dishes to Eat Before You Die” German readers to see full page Alabama Tourism Advertisement Why Amazon shoppers in Alabama will soon be paying more Space Camp kids talk with astronaut aboard the International Space Station Gulf Shores and Orange Beach […]

Tourism Tuesdays August 9, 2016

Alabama Restaurant Week to kick off across the state Tourism speakers named for conference Alabama Tourism launches blog Gulf State Park lodge second phase, Hilton agreement approved State Tourism part of receptive sales mission Alabama craft beer advocates vow to work with ABC on controversial proposal New York Times features Big Bob Gibson’s White Barbecue […]