History Attractions

It’s rare to find a community as technologically savvy as the Rocket City that also keeps a firm grasp on the past that brought it to where it is today.

Huntsville is proud of its rich history, which is evident in museums like:

Historical pride is also on display in the meticulously maintained historic neighborhoods of:

Step into the past with Huntsville’s Guided Walking Tours or at the recreated 1819 Alabama Constitution Village, which showcases the birth of our state.

From the Civil War to the Space Race, Huntsville’s story is an exciting one. Plan a trip to the Rocket City and you can be a part of that excitement, too!

Explore our History-focused attractions with the listing below!