Things To Do In Montgomery
There are a lot of things to do in Montgomery. Rooted in the fundamental beginnings of two of the most dynamic shapers of this country’s history, here in Montgomery, Alabama the past comes alive. Considered the home of the beginning of the Civil War as well as the Civil Rights Movement, Montgomery has a history of rebellion and courage that is on display throughout the city and its many cultural and historic museums and attractions.
Things To Do In Montgomery Alabama
Montgomery’s Riverfront District
As a city, Montgomery is experiencing a cultural renaissance through the revitalization of its downtown Riverfront district and a focus more than ever on its bountiful resources for art and entertainment. Come experience the beauty of the Alabama River along the area’s Riverfront and enjoy the sights and sounds of the Riverealk Amphitheatre.
As the home of Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama, North America’s only Hyundai Automotive Facility, Montgomery draws a large part of its economy from the facility. Employing 3,300 people, the billion-dollar facility is located just 25 minutes southwest of Staybridge Suites Montgomery. And the new KIA Motors Manufacturing plant in LaGrange is also only an hour away on Interstate 85, which is rapidly becoming known as the “automotive corridor” of Alabama. The Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base serves over 25,000 military and civilian personnel and welcomes over 20,000 students to Air University each year.
Nearby Montgomery Attractions:
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church
Hank Williams Museum
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts
Alabama State Capital
Downtown Riverfront District and Riverwalk Amphitheatre
Riverwalk Stadium and the Montgomery Biscuits
Alabama Shakespeare Festival
Old Alabama Town
Montgomery Area Golf:
Golf enthusiasts can indulge themselves in one of the three Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail golf courses, all located from 30 minutes to 60 minutes away from our hotel, as well as several other public and private courses within the area. For more information visit our Montgomery AL Golf Page.
Montgomery Area Colleges and Universities:
Alabama State University
Auburn University Montgomery
Auburn University Auburn – Main Campus
Troy University, Montgomery Campus
When your travels bring you through Alabama’s capital city, be sure to check out Montgomery’s newest all-suite hotel at Staybridge Suites Montgomery EastChase!