Top Affordable Things to do in Alabama’s Big Cities

03 May 2015

By: Chloe Ballard


Are you on a budget and looking for affordable things to do across Alabama?  Here are some suggestions for things to do in the larger cities across Alabama. 



Railroad Park

Railroad Park has been hailed as “Birmingham’s Living Room” as it provides a historically rich area for recreation in the middle of the city.  Railroad Park connects Birmingham’s downtown area with UAB’s campus and the Southern park of Birmingham.  There are 19 acres of green space and it is a great place to enjoy a picnic, play a sport with friends, jog, and more.



Huntsville Museum of Art

Did you know that after 5 P.M., entrance is only $5?  What a great way to save money and enjoy one of the city’s finest establishments.  The museum offers viewings of world-class art exhibits, but also classes and workshops for those who want a more hands-on experience.  The museum is perfect for those wanting to find something to do for date night or with the entire family.



Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama (HMMA) plant tours

Come see how Hyundai vehicles are made from: welding, painting, and assembly.  And you can do it for FREE!  For reservations, please visit their website.



Dauphin Island:

Swim in the Gulf of Mexico and explore the boardwalks in the Audubon Bird Sanctuary.  As well, visit Indian Shell Mound Park.  For more information, visit





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