U.S. Space & Rocket Center

International Travelers

Thanks to its tech-based industries, academic offerings and unique attractions, Huntsville is one of the most internationally diverse cities in the nation. From the Japanese friendship bridge in the heart of downtown  at Big Spring International Park to the global partnerships represented by the space program legacies of the U.S. Space & Rocket Center, you can find international influences  all across our city.

Visitors from around the world will love Huntsville’s varied local cuisine, the one-of-a-kind International Heritage Festival, a vibrant nightlife scene, a broad array of arts and entertainment from many cultures and our convenient proximity to the mountains, the beach, and sprawling metro areas like Nashville and Atlanta.

The Huntsville/Madison County Convention & Visitors Bureau can help travellers of any origin with logistics such as lodging, transportation and currency resources. Area businesses offering currency exchanges include:

For more valuable information, contact us today!

Community-wide Events
Apollo: When We Went to the Moon
Mar 22

To celebrate the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary, this exhibit will highlight...

Art After Hours
Mar 22

This series gives the public a chance to meet and interact with visiting...

Burritt Backpack Explorers
Mar 22

Just in time to celebrate Alabama's Bicentennial, Burritt on the Mountain...

Chinese Lantern Festival: The Wild
Mar 22

Boasting more than 800 illuminated lantern displays, this festival will...

Encounters – Jared Small: Southern Moments in Time
Mar 22

The latest exhibition in this long-standing showcase for outstanding...