Aerial photo of Rocket Center
Huntsville Botanical Garden Guest Center
Huntsville Museum of Art downtown
Climbing on Stone Cuts Trail - Monte Sano Mountain
Historic Huntsville Depot- railcar
Burritt on the Mountain - the View
Journey Beyond
Your Expectations
Breathe in, Breathe out
at the Garden
Get your art on
in Downtown Huntsville
Immerse yourself
in the outdoors
All aboard
at the Depot
That View ...
from Burritt
Events
Beaks and Barks
Jan 25

Calling all dog lovers and bird-watchers: Beaks and Barks is back at the...

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Wine in the Winter
Feb 7

It's an upscale food and wine tasting event at Huntsville Botanical Garden...

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VON BREWSKI BEER FESTIVAL
Feb 8

Your Von Brewski Beer Fest ticket includes a souvenir glass that doubles as...

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FREE WALKING TOUR OF TWICKENHAM HISTORIC DISTRICT
Apr 4

Enjoy a 1 -2 hour stroll by some of Alabama's most beautiful antebellum...

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FREE WALKING TOUR OF HISTORIC DOWNTOWN MADISON
Apr 18

Enjoy an hour or so walking by some of Alabama's beautiful homes. Your...

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Hello from the Rocket City! #iHeartHsv

The high-tech city of Huntsville, which sprawls at the foot of a mountain in North Alabama, is equally at home in the 19th century or the 21st. Huntsville's tourist attractions reflect the heritage of Alabama's first English-speaking city, the strife of the American Civil War and the accomplishments of America's rocket scientists.  

The city is nicknamed "The Rocket City" for its close history with U.S. space missions. Huntsville has been important in developing space technology since the 1950s.

 

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Making Your Way to Huntsville
Traveling to Huntsville is easy and stress free! Because we're close by to so many other great destinations, the drive is that much smoother. Plus you don't want to miss the scenic views on the way, as Huntsville has stunning... Read More
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Districts & Areas in Madison County
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  • Recreation District
  • Village of Providence
  • Research Park
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  • Merrimack
  • Lincoln Mill
  • Jones Valley
  • Medical
  • Hampton Cove
  • Downtown Huntsville
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Recreation District
Looking for physical activity in a central location? This is your spot. See More
Village of Providence
Like a glass of sweet tea on a hot day, the area is filled with heart-warming Southern charm. It has a variety of restaurants, boutiques, retail shops, and local businesses. See More
Research Park
With a vibrant mixture of Fortune 500 companies, U.S. space and defense agencies, shopping and so much more, this district is the center of research and technology. See More
Monte Sano
The Monte Sano District offers stunning panoramas. Don't forget to visit Burritt on the Mountain and the Little Green Store while you're up there! See More
Merrimack
Huntsville’s Merrimack District has a different feel than the other urban areas in the Rocket City, thanks to its open spaces and New England-inspired homes. See More
Lincoln Mill
Located just one mile from the center of Downtown Huntsville, the area is anchored by the Lincoln Mill Office Campus — a growing hub for technology and innovative companies. See More
Jones Valley
This area is home to quaint neighborhoods, great restaurants & shopping, and scenic mountain views. See More
Medical
Would you like to be moments away from the city’s center, downtown, and Huntsville Hospital? Huntsville’s Medical District is a quiet little area with all of those things and more. See More
Hampton Cove
Hampton Cove is home to the famous Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail. But it's not all about the golf in this district - visit Hampton Cove for the scenic mountain and valley views too. See More
Downtown Huntsville
Downtown Huntsville combines creativity and innovation in one central core. Want to be right in the middle of it all? This is the place for you.. See More
Lowe Mill
The Lowe Mill District is an emerging hot spot in the Rocket City - supporting a diverse, creative community. Campus No. 805 is the latest development to call this district home. See More