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Sightseeing and landmarks in Birmingham

History museums

Scenic Viewpoint
“Historical Vulcan monument & gift shop surrounded by a nice park with a grand view off the mountain.”
  • 44 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Historical example of the steel backbone this city was founded upon. Nationally recognized as one of America's most haunted places as well. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Scenic Viewpoint
  • 1 local recommends

Scenic lookouts

Scenic Viewpoint
“Historical Vulcan monument & gift shop surrounded by a nice park with a grand view off the mountain.”
  • 44 locals recommend
National Park
“When Birmingham was first founded many would travel to work at the sloss furnace. They were paid well and were able to get rich fast. This is how Birmingham got its name the Magic City.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Scenic Viewpoint
  • 1 local recommends

Historic sites

Historic Site
“Historical example of the steel backbone this city was founded upon. Nationally recognized as one of America's most haunted places as well. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
National Park
“When Birmingham was first founded many would travel to work at the sloss furnace. They were paid well and were able to get rich fast. This is how Birmingham got its name the Magic City.”
  • 3 locals recommend

Libraries

Botanical Garden
“This facility is right down the street from the zoo, so don't forget to pair the two during growing season!”
  • 19 locals recommend
Library
“In walking distance next to Avondale Park. Programs for kids during the week.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Book Store
  • 1 local recommends
Library
“My wife and I love this place! It is a super neat design for a library. It is in the middle of the woods, and you can actually hike from there all through the woods around a stream.”
  • 1 local recommends
Botanical Garden
Library
“Please visit this library to see the beautiful paintings and architect it’s a secret gem of Birmingham ”
  • 1 local recommends