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Old Cahawba Archaeological State Park

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First capital of Alabama, Old Cahawba, now hosts a welcome center which features archaeological finds and photos of the homes and businesses that once occupied this antebellum river town. The ghost town offers a landscape of ruins and relics. Water still flows through old ornamental wells. Hike the clear creek nature trail. Enjoy a picnic and fishing on the river. The ghost town returns to life every 2nd Saturday in May during "Old Cahawba Festival".

Location: Hwy 9, Selma Alabama 36701 Telephone 334-872-8058

Other Alabama State Parks nearby:
(Gallion) Chickasaw State Park
(Selma) Old Cahawba Archaeological State Park
(Camden) Roland Cooper State Park

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