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Old Alabama Town

301 Columbus St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2624
+1 334-240-4500
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There are no facades or newly constructed buildings here! Our village features completely authentic 19th and early 20th century homes and buildings that have been saved from demolition, carefully restored, and reopened to the public as a history museum. At Old Alabama Town, you will learn how early Americans of all backgrounds lived and worked in Central Alabama.
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  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
301 Columbus St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2624
+1 334-240-4500
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Reviewed 14 January 2016

Visiting Old Alabama Town is like stepping through a time warp, where you experience what life and times were in the early 1800's. A definite must do for visiting family and friends

Thank David R
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Start at the visitor's center to buy tickets and pick up a map. Our first stop was the Tavern and then a guided tour of the house next door. It was festively decorated for Christmas. The home was complete with slave quarters. Our tour guide...More

Thank HappyFamily43082
Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

Old Alabama Town on the Heritage Tour, it's a little out of the way in regards to other historic attractions, we were a little disappointed however we are not native Alabamians. There were a couple of buildings and a small school. You make your choice...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 18 November 2015

Love love love this place...Rich with history and memorabilia. I wish the store offered more things and replicas of this unique city.

Thank photolazz1818
Reviewed 17 October 2015

We spent a couple of hours at this site and it was very enjoyable. It gives a great snapshot in time of what life was like going back to the 19th century. Over a couple of hours we saw all the old buildings, and went...More

Thank johnboyPeterborough
Reviewed 12 October 2015

This attraction can be hard to access if you have a stroller or are in a wheelchair. That being said, I wish I had visited something like this when I was a kid. My imagination would have gone wild. They have an old cotton gin,...More

1  Thank Tavytoo
Reviewed 6 October 2015

Old Ala Town is a collection of buildings from the 1800's arranged in a 2 block area. Individuals can take a "self-guided" tour or a guided tour is offered for groups of 10+ people. The guides are lively and informative while walking the groups from...More

Thank vsh54
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Old Alabama Town is almost like a mini Williamsburg experience - its like stepping back in time to see how life would have been in the 19th century. Very interesting and worth the visit.

Thank Globetrotter776
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

Visited Old Alabama Town on Monday afternoon and found it informative of the area. It was neat to see the old buildings. It was a self guided tour so I could spend as much or as little time as I wanted in each spot. The...More

Thank StephLisa25
Reviewed 28 July 2015

While not a Mystic Port, or Sturbridge Village this one gives an interesting view of 19th and early 20 th century southern town. The collection however, is not of Montgomery sites. Many were transported from outer area farm sites. Preservation is the theme here of...More

Thank tripper4ever_11
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16 July 2015|
Response from Amanda W |
The parking is excellent and easily accessible to the attraction. Most of the houses are not wheelchair accessible but he could get a good view of the outside and most of the other buildings are wheelchair accessible and is... More