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Hank Williams Museum

118 Commerce St, Downtown Entertainment District, Montgomery, AL 36104-2538
+1 334-262-3600
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Hey, good lookin’, what cha got cookin’

This stuff is right up my alley, being a musician. It is a small building right on a main street in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Curtis S
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Kingsport, Tennessee
Great if you are a Hank fan.

This is a small, family owned/operated collection of artifacts from Hank William’s life. You can go... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mj3840
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Crothersville, Indiana
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Hank Williams Museum in Montgomery, AL is a favorite destination for music fans. He is a treasure to the City of Montgomery and the State of Alabama, and we are paying tribute to the life and accomplishments of this magnificent legend whose name survives in a way that is unique in the history of Music. It is amazing after so many years that there are still things to be said...song to be sung. Year by year since Hank's death in 1953, the real impact his songs made on American Music becomes more evident. His lifelong fans continue, and new admirers are added with each generation. Hank Williams crowded a lot of living into twenty-nine years. It is safe to say, perhaps Hank Williams said all he had to say. We are proud to say that all of the artifacts are authentic. Exhibits include the 1952 Cadillac in which he died, 17 stage suits including Nudie , custom made boots, cowboy hats, tie collection, furniture, portraits, records, horse saddle, piano,awards, rare photos, family history and personal film footage. Experience the history of the first country music superstar and see how Hank Williams transformed country music and sowed the seeds of what was to become American Music, blues, rockabilly and even rock and roll.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“country music” (31 reviews)
“his life” (21 reviews)
“passed away” (10 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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118 Commerce St, Downtown Entertainment District, Montgomery, AL 36104-2538
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+1 334-262-3600
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This stuff is right up my alley, being a musician. It is a small building right on a main street in Montgomery. It is chock full of all sorts of things associated with HW’s brief, but prolific, career. The Cadillac he was in the night...More

Thank Curtis S
Beth P, Manager at Hank Williams Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting and taking time to review the Museum. It means alot to know fans appreciate what we do to keep the Museum going. Please come again soon. Happy New Year!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small, family owned/operated collection of artifacts from Hank William’s life. You can go to the gift shop for free but the museum is $10/person. It took us about an hour. Also, no photos inside the exhibit.

Thank mj3840
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

I went to visit the Hank Williams I visited the Museum while in Montgomery Alabama to attend another event because I was raised on country music, and Hank Sr.'s songs were some of the first I'd ever heard. One of my earliest memories is sitting...More

Thank Peggy D
Beth P, Owner at Hank Williams Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2017

Thank you so much for sharing your story!

Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

We visited Hank Williams museum as part of our music roadtrip. Museum is full of interesting details and history of Hank. Baby blue Cadillac,guitars,costumes,Drifting Cowboys instruments and information of the band members,old photographs and letters,etc. Also you can watch short movie of Hank Williams and...More

Thank Juuso50
Beth P, Owner at Hank Williams Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Glad y’all stopped in as part of your music road trip. Have fun as you continue on!

Reviewed 16 November 2017

The Hank Williams museum is probably one of the smallest museums I have ever seen but packed with this wonderful Country Music Stars life and treasures. There is an admission and I almost said no to that. Glad I didn't as it was well worth...More

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 11 November 2017

If you love Hank Williams music and everything about Hank this is the place to go. A huge and wonderful collection of memorabilia, records, sheet music, writings, letters, photos, stage outfits, hats, guitars, you name it, if it associated with Hank Williams it is here....More

Thank Travelcrow
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Museum had many interesting artifacts and writings. We spent approximately 1 hour looking and reading. The car was very pretty. The staff was friendly and helpful.

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We had a great time visiting this museum, It brought back memories of my parents listening to his records. The memorabelia was great & I really appreciate all the people who donated things for all of us to enjoy.

Thank sldrd
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

There are some interesting items in this museum, like the car he was riding in when he died. It’s an older museum so it’s not interactive and requires too much reading!

Thank VagabondCher
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Even if you are not a Hank Williams super fan, this museum was cool. It was chock full of facts and info. They even have the Cadillac that he died in. Unfortunately, no photos allowed inside the museum. Bring some coins to feed the meter...More

Thank mjacostausmc
Beth P, Owner at Hank Williams Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Thank you for visiting! Hank Williams Is so much a part of American history so you don’t have to be a fan to take a tour but if you are then it’s a trip down memory lane.

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Jennifer C
5 January 2018|
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I’m at a loss for words except trip advisor encourages a response to all reviews. I appreciate all reviews and take to heart some that may not be so good. We strive to make everyone’s experience a good one. We always hope... More
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Stayorgo7
31 May 2017|
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No photography inside the exhibit area. Copyright issues. Many items have never been seen outside the museum. We have several photos on trip advisor to view and I will upload more later. No talking or texting on cell... More
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Terrie C
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Hi and yes we have places inside to sit. I'm sorry for my response being late. Been out of town. The tour last as long as you want. You can go have lunch and come back on the same ticket in the same day if you'd like to... More
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