For the Kids

Birmingham is a family oriented city and has some great activites for the kids. Creative discovery museums, the zoo, even a themepark. Look below to get a few ideas on what to do next weekend with the entire family!

 

McWane Sciene Center

1The McWane center provides educational entertainment for the whole family. Boasting an aqaurium, IMAX 3-D theatre, constantly changing exhibits and much more. If you have children this is a must visit place. Located downtown in the heart of the city on 2nd Avenue North.

 

 

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Alabama Adventure

 

1An adventure theme park right in our backyard. Alabama Adventure features the Splash Beach waterpark with many different pools, slides, special areas for younger children,and a wave pool with a white sand beach. When you get dry, visit the theme park side and ride several rollercoasters. This park also offers concerts of national artists throughout the summer season. Located off I-20/59.

 

 

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Ruffner Mountain

1Over 1,000 acres this forested urban nature center sits close to the heart of the city of Birmingham. Ruffner features a certified wildlife habitat, educational programs, weekend activites, and 11 miles of footpaths.

 

 

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Birmingham Zoo

1With around 800 animals and over 200 species the Birmingham Zoo is always a fun place to spend the afternoon with the kids. Looking for something to do in the summertime? The zoo offers several summer camps for different age groups as well as special activities and classes. Check out their website for more information.

 

 

 

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