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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 January 3, 2017

Associated Press: Muscle Shoals Sound Studio named Alabama’s Attraction of the Year for 2017 Associated Press:  Alabama town expanding Harper Lee attractions Arrangements for Peggy Collins Grand Hotel in Point Clear undergoing $32 million transformation   Associated Press:  Muscle Shoals Sound Studio named Alabama’s Attraction of the Year for 2017 The Alabama Tourism Department named […]

Tourism Tuesdays December 20, 2016

Vacation Guide & Calendar will soon be available Governor’s Mansion Candlelight Tours draw more than 1,800 visitors Fans gather at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center for the debut of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Muscle Shoals has (still) got The Swampers: What music legends’ lives are like now Bowl Season begins in Alabama One […]

Tourism Tuesdays December 13, 2016

New UK Representative for Alabama Candlelight Tours continue at Governor’s Mansion next Monday night Muscle Shoals Sound Studio to open door for tours next month You can buy honey made from the walls of Fame Studios in Muscle Shoals Smithsonian:  How to experience a mission to Mars Chicago Tribune:  Alabama’s captivating culinary scene and the […]