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Old Alabama Town

301 Columbus St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2624
+1 334-240-4500
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There are no facades or newly constructed buildings here! Our village features completely authentic 19th and early 20th century homes and buildings that have been saved from demolition, carefully restored, and reopened to the public as a history museum. At Old Alabama Town, you will learn how early Americans of all backgrounds lived and worked in Central Alabama.
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  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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301 Columbus St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2624
+1 334-240-4500
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The grandsons aged 5, 9 and 12 were fascinated with all of the collection of old historical properties. In the welcome center, they were given a paper to locate several items on the various sites. When returned they got a prize. They really enjoyed the...More

Thank greensgirl46
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A collection of old Alabama houses and other buildings, with guides and docents to help explain their history.

Thank Sc00byD00byD00
Reviewed 3 July 2017

My grandson wanted to see Old Town. It was a good way for a child to learn about how things were done back in the old days.

Thank L J F
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Took great pictures of historic structures. Slowly walking up and down streets soaking in history under pleasant skies.

Thank Suzanne D
Reviewed 16 June 2017

there are 2 areas - one reflecting the living - the other reflecting working in Alabamas past. You can stroll around and visit e.g. the tavern, doctors, practice, grocery, school, cotton gin or drugstore.

Thank eva1500
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Was closed when we visited but you can still walk around the outside of the property and see many of the homes and buildings. There are several historical markers to read and plenty of things to photograph. Will return when its open so we can...More

Thank homewood_traveler41
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Wow! Terrific old homes You can see history. Great setting and would the time to walk and see. Do not miss.

Thank phyllis667
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This site was much better than I expected. The Ordeman House tour was especially nice. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and took time to make sure we had time to look around. The house is very well maintained and nicely decorated with period pieces....More

1  Thank James M
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We could have spent an entire day here going from one home to another and our guide kept our interest the entire time. Be aware that this is a walking tour with places to sit and rest along the way. The tour included seeing an...More

Thank JRAP2013
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I was traveling with 2 teens and a pre-teen and I was a little worried they weren't going to enjoy this part of our trip. I was determined to see the Ordeman Townhouse as I love the old architecture, so I dragged them (kicking and...More

1  Thank milahnty
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11 June 2017|
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16 July 2015|
Response from Amanda W |
The parking is excellent and easily accessible to the attraction. Most of the houses are not wheelchair accessible but he could get a good view of the outside and most of the other buildings are wheelchair accessible and is... More