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Birmingham's Railroad Park

1600 1st Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233-1703
+1 205-521-9933
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“green space” (12 reviews)
“riding bikes” (3 reviews)
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LOCATION
1600 1st Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233-1703
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+1 205-521-9933
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"green space"
in 12 reviews
"downtown birmingham"
in 22 reviews
"riding bikes"
in 3 reviews
"small lake"
in 3 reviews
"great landscaping"
in 3 reviews
"ice rink"
in 3 reviews
"water features"
in 7 reviews
"walking trails"
in 8 reviews
"urban oasis"
in 4 reviews
"baseball field"
in 4 reviews
"regions field"
in 11 reviews
"sunny day"
in 4 reviews
"special events"
in 5 reviews
"across the street"
in 11 reviews
"kids love"
in 4 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 3 reviews
"exercise"
in 22 reviews
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

This place is great for walking, taking photos, relaxing on a blanket, throwing football or frisbee, bringing pets, ....and the list goes on and on. The area of Birmingham is being well renovated by the city and by business owners, and railroad park has been...More

1  Thank Sophie C
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

it is across from Region's Park (Baseball Park). It has skateboard area. There is something going on all the time there.

Thank aliceandmichael
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Reviewed 10 February 2017

Love what the RR park has done for Birmingham! No matter who you are, what age there is always something going on! From the yoga, to the ice rink, to the food trucks, to just relaxing and feeding the ducks, to just walking the dogs...More

2  Thank Kim ly B
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

One of my favorite places in Birmingham. It isn't a large park but it has a really cool feel to it. Railroad trusses and other decor were reused from the actual railroads that used to be there. In a nicer part of Birmingham and across...More

1  Thank Michelle S
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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Great place for walking on paved paths, walking dogs, playing frisbee, sitting by the water or having s picnic. Great children's play features. Very scenic and the train tracks are adjacent (separated by sturdy fencing) so you can sit and watch the historic trains. My...More

2  Thank Felecia H
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

This park offers something for everyone. Small concrete bowls (12 feet in diameter) for kid's scooters, ice rink, great walking paths, several ponds with koi, bike rental, playgrounds. Glad we visited.

Thank Larry B
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Reviewed 7 January 2017

One of the best parts of the downtown revitalizations! Excellent location- near Good People Brewery & Regions Field. There are ZYP bikes here so you can scoot around town and tons of activities in the park every week.

Thank Julie M
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Railroad Park is one of Birmingham's largest parks, located in the heart of the city near the baseball field and with a good view of downtown (unlike the baseball field itself). There are a number of walking paths around the lake and railroad tracks, and...More

Thank Patrick M
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Reviewed 13 December 2016

I love this park! It a perfect mix of downtown and nature! Their ice skating rink for Winter is so much fun!

Thank Natalie R
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Reviewed 1 December 2016

We have gone to Railroad Park many times over the last year. We have taken picnic lunches, studied there, played frisbee with the dogs, taken lots of pictures, watched the trains, and napped. We have always felt safe except once. We were eating some snacks...More

Thank kime555
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Aaron S
10 February 2017|
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Response from kime555 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Aaron. It is open and dimly lit, but I would be very uneasy around there at night. There is a ballpark and great brewery right around there, so the area will be full of people, but very few will be hanging out in... More
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Kat E
13 January 2017|
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Response from carolyn w | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely!!! The area is beautiful. Picture perfect.
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