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PLACE TO START FOR MONTGOMERY VISIT

This was our first visit to Alabama and Montgomery. We came to see the new museums relating to... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
jhofmann54311
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Green Bay, Wisconsin
Worth the stop

We were very happy that we stopped here first thing in the morning. You can get a free parking pass... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Jennifer Z
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

Enjoyed the workmanship of Union Station. Very helpful assistants working at the Visitors Center. And it is air conditioned which was really nice the day we stopped in.

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This was our first visit to Alabama and Montgomery. We came to see the new museums relating to lynchings. The lady in the Montgomery Visitors Center was very nice and helpful giving us oral and printed information not only on the sites we came to...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We were very happy that we stopped here first thing in the morning. You can get a free parking pass for the capitol area. They have restrooms, a small gift shop, lots of information, and a short movie. The building is beautiful and they were...More

Thank Jennifer Z
Reviewed 8 June 2018

This was the only place I could find that sold your basic souveniers....magnets, keychains, coffee mugs. Not a big variety, but a bit of everything. Employee was very friendly.

Thank _imnancy514
Reviewed 2 May 2018

this is the place to stop first. historical building with some basic historical info and plenty of tourist info. parking in front. Easy to find if you google location first. Riverfront park where slaves were brought in and cotton was shipped out is located 2...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Once you get to the riverfront, you have to look hard to find the Visitors Center - it's the refurbished RR Station, but there's not a sign out front to guide you there easily. The woman at the desk was very helpful, and the short...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

We love starting a new towns journey from the visitor centers. This town is no exception. They gave us a map, told us the must do items and even offered suggestions for dinner. The center itself is full of historical information and they have a...More

Thank hopalongrving
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

The staff here are super friendly and accommodating... full of suggestions with maps available! There’s a cool original trolley in the back as well! So much history—don’t miss the short video on Montgomery’s history!

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 18 March 2018

The staff person who helped us got our visit off to a great start; she is quite the ambassador for the City. Good place to get info and learn of the FREE parking pass available for near the Capitol.

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 26 November 2017

The staff were very friendly and helpful, providing us with maps and information. The building itself, which was once a railway station is well worth visiting just for its architecture. It is near the waterfront and where slaves were landed, before being marched up the...More

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Sharon C
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Response from george b | Reviewed this property |
Might be a problem. There is a parking garage, but doubt you could fit in there.
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