Highest-rated things to do in Alabama, according to Tripadvisor

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August 15, 2021
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Highest-rated things to do in Alabama, according to Tripadvisor

Whether you’ve lived in Alabama your whole life or are planning a trip there for the first time, there are plenty of things to do no matter your tastes. From historic landmarks and museums to stunning parks and hiking trails, Stacker compiled a list of the highest things to do in Alabama on Tripadvisor.

The list includes must-see sites, unusual activities off the beaten path, iconic buildings and museums, and plenty of places you’re likely to have heard of and still others that may be new to you. Whether you’re a seasoned local or looking for something fun to do during your visit, we’ve got you covered. Keep reading for the highest-rated things to do in Alabama.

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#30. OWA

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (236 reviews)
- Category: Amusement & Theme Parks
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#29. Wharf Ferris Wheel

- Rating: 4 / 5 (215 reviews)
- Category: Points of Interest & Landmarks, Observation Decks & Towers
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#28. Monte Sano State Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (442 reviews)
- Category: State Parks
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#27. Fort Gaines

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (505 reviews)
- Category: Historic Sites
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#26. Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,586 reviews)
- Category: Zoos
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#25. Alabama Point East

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (46 reviews)
- Category: State Parks, Beaches
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#24. Vulcan Park and Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,360 reviews)
- Category: Lookouts, Parks
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#23. Gulf State Park Fishing Pier

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,087 reviews)
- Category: State Parks, Piers & Boardwalks
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#22. Fairhope Municipal Pier

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (567 reviews)
- Category: Piers & Boardwalks
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#21. Orange Beach Welcome Center

- Rating: 5 / 5 (280 reviews)
- Category: Visitor Centers
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#20. Civil Rights Memorial Center

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (421 reviews)
- Category: Historic Sites, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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#19. Bryant Denny Stadium

- Rating: 5 / 5 (649 reviews)
- Category: Arenas & Stadiums
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#18. Dauphin Island Sea Lab Estuarium

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (645 reviews)
- Category: Science Museums, Aquariums
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#17. Huntsville Botanical Garden

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (871 reviews)
- Category: Gardens
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#16. Orange Beach Waterfront Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (111 reviews)
- Category: Beaches, Parks
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#15. Mobile Bay Ferry

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (690 reviews)
- Category: Ferries
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#14. Dexter Parsonage Museum - Dr. Martin Luther King home

- Rating: 5 / 5 (534 reviews)
- Category: Historic Sites
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#13. The Wharf

- Rating: 4 / 5 (1,501 reviews)
- Category: Marinas
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#12. Adventure Island

- Rating: 4 / 5 (497 reviews)
- Category: Amusement & Theme Parks
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#11. Rosa Parks Library and Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (733 reviews)
- Category: History Museums
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#10. Birmingham Civil Rights Institute

- Rating: 5 / 5 (1,249 reviews)
- Category: History Museums
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#9. National Memorial for Peace and Justice

- Rating: 5 / 5 (485 reviews)
- Category: Historic Sites, Monuments & Statues
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#8. Legacy Museum

- Rating: 5 / 5 (358 reviews)
- Category: Art Museums, History Museums
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#7. Alabama Barn Quilt Trail

- Rating: 5 / 5 (8 reviews)
- Category: Points of Interest & Landmarks
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#6. Sipsey Wilderness

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (21 reviews)
- Category: Forests
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#5. Battleship USS ALABAMA

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (3,826 reviews)
- Category: Military Museums, Ships
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#4. Hugh S. Branyon Backcountry Trail

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (468 reviews)
- Category: Hiking Trails
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#3. Gulf State Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,363 reviews)
- Category: State Parks, Beaches
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#2. U.S. Space and Rocket Center

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (3,095 reviews)
- Category: Science Museums
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#1. Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum

- Rating: 5 / 5 (1,249 reviews)
- Category: Speciality Museums
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