Stroll through history: Alabama cities to offer one-hour walking tours

Twenty-five cities and towns in Alabama will offer free walking tours in April, according to an article on, the online home of The Birmingham News, The Huntsville Times and The Press-Register in Mobile.

The Saturday tour dates are April 7 ,  April 14,  April 21 and April 28, according to the Alabama Tourism Department.
All tours offered on Saturdays at 10 a.m. and are about one hour long.  Community leaders will lead the tours through historic districts or courthouse squares.

Here’s the schedule:

Participating Town Starting Location
Abbeville Abbeville Welcome Center
Ashland Ashland City Hall
Athens Athens Visitor Center
Atmore Heritage Park
Birmingham Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Courtland Park on the Square
Cullman Cullman County Museum
Decatur Delano Park Rose Garden
Enterprise Historic Rawls Building
Eufaula Various Locations
Fairhope Fairhope Welcome Center
Florence Various Locations
Gadsden Various Locations
Huntsville Constitution Village (April 7 & 14 only)
Madison Madison Roundhouse (April 21 & 28 only)
Monroeville Chamber of Commerce
Montevallo Chamber of Commerce
Montgomery Montgomery Area Visitor Center
Prattville Autauga County Heritage Center
Selma Dallas County Public Library
Sheffield Sheffield City Hall
Sylacauga B.B. Comer Memorial Library
Tallassee Mt. Vernom Theatre
Tuscumbia ColdWater Books
Wetumpka Chamber of Commerce

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