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Alabama Constitution Village

109 Gates Ave SE, Huntsville, AL 35801-4212
+1 256-564-8100
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One of the city's top visits

They rounded up old buildings from all over the area and set them up downtown. There are... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Craig H
Harvest, Alabama
Interesting historical exhibit downtown.

I was in town for a HS Robotics competition and went out for an early walk (Saturday) through... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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A village where people in historic dress take you on a journey through the state's past.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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109 Gates Ave SE, Huntsville, AL 35801-4212
+1 256-564-8100
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

They rounded up old buildings from all over the area and set them up downtown. There are demonstrations and guides.

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I was in town for a HS Robotics competition and went out for an early walk (Saturday) through downtown and was surprised at how clean it was. This had some historical buildings but was not open when I was there. It appeared to be under...More

1  Thank bills83au
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Enjoyed the overall atmosphere of this place. Live animals, lots of decorations, and a great little live band playing Christmas songs. One of my favorite things was the blacksmith live demonstration, where several products were fabricated right in front of our eyes.

1  Thank Richard C
Reviewed 4 December 2016

5-9pm they have Santa's Village here. It is beautiful. There are lights lit everywhere. Craft ornament, cookie decorating, picture with Santa, Mrs. Claus reads great stories to kids, black smith show, & snow machine but it's really sudsy bubbles coming out. There is a maze...More

Thank Carrie0693
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This is a good attraction for the whole family regardless of age. There are things for children and adults. The guides at the various stations are engaging and interesting. We all enjoyed the wood shop and the print shop. Both guides involved the whole famiy....More

1  Thank BarryGCarpenter
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The village is set around the time that Alabama achieved statehood. i.e. 1819 The people are in period clothing and perform some of tasks from that era.

Thank Penny M
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

The guides are what made this a great stop for us. The wood shop/cabinet shop guide was so great . We learned a lot about Alabama history from him. The printer guide was also wonderful. It's small area but has plenty of buildings to go...More

Thank dasg23
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Few streets with nice buildings, nothing else to do. You can sight seeing while driving, no need to actually walk to the houses

1  Thank shilera
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I've been to Alabama Constitution Village several times on field trips with my students. I love it. There are working demonstrations for the students to both watch and take part in to learn how things were done in the early days of Huntsville and Alabama....More

Thank Tricia N
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Although the park is hard to find and parking is difficult to obtain in downtown Huntsville, this is a jewel of a historical park. The history of this place is well worth knowing. While most of the buildings are reproductions, they are accurately built, furnished...More

1  Thank Kay S
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