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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 May 24, 2016

Alabama Music Hall of Fame induction ceremony to be shown on Alabama Public Television Memorial Day celebrations across Alabama Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Tourism new visitor center now open New book tells history, impact of Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail Garden & Gun– Southern Road Trip: Memphis to Muscle Shoals Travel + Leisure selects […]

Tourism Tuesdays May 17, 2016

Memorial Day celebrations across Alabama Nominations for Alabama Tourism Awards deadline extended to June 3 55th Anniversary Commemoration of Freedom Rides Restoration of Muscle Shoals Sound Studios enters last stage Florence joins the jet set America’s Coolest Southern Towns – JetSetter.com ‘One of the crown jewels’ of downtown Montgomery sells, will become hotel ‘Awards Chatter’ […]

Tourism Tuesdays May 10, 2016

Year of Alabama Makers monthly giveaways on Facebook Rolling Stone names Hangout in Gulf Shores one of summer’s must-see music festivals Foley looks to sports complex, event center to ignite tourism near Alabama beaches TV series about Hall being developed Bluegrass music gets attention at Alabama Music Hall of Fame Birmingham, Alabama giving British couple […]