4343 73rd St N, Birmingham Alabama 35206
205-833-8226 Fax 205-836-2439
The Southern Museum of Flight is located near Birmingham International Airport. Exhibits include one of Delta Air Line's first planes, a Huff Daland crop duster, a 1912 Curtiss Pusher replica, an A-12 Blackbird, and F-4 jet fighter. It also houses aviation memorabilia including the gloves worn by Germany's Red Baron on his last flight, a landing light used by the Wright Brothers at Montgomery flying school, artifacts from the Flying Tigers of World War II, images from Birmingham's first flying fields, the Alabama Air National Guard, women in aviation, and the famed Tuskegee Airmen. The flight simulator hangar offers an opportunity for pilots of all ages to try out skills.
Other History nearby:
(Birmingham) Southern Museum of Flight
(Fairfield) Alabama Historical Radio Museum
(Dora) Alabama Mining Museum
(Birmingham) Arlington Antebellum Home & Gardens
(Bessemer) Arnold's Chapel United Methodist Church
(Tuscaloosa) Battle-Friedman House
05/10 Coming to The Birmingham area
Mountain Brook Spring Art Show Mountain Brook AL April20 Up to one hundred local member artists
will display original artwork for sale in an outdoor setting in quaint Mountain
Brook near Crestline Village. Artwork available will range in size from minis to
extra large canvases and all price ranges. Jazz band will be featured and food
will be available at field.
Panoply Arts Festival Huntsville AL April26-28 Each spring in the heart of the Rocket City the arts are in full bloom at the Panoply Arts Festival.
Powers' Festival Newnan GA April27-28 Powers Festival supplies the best arts, crafts, food, fun, and entertainment.
Taste of Douglasville Arts and Crafts Festival Douglasville GA May18 Delicious samplings from many of our community's best restaurants will be offered throughout the day on Saturday during Taste.
Alabama Shakespeare Festival Montgomery AL March8-June19 The Alabama Shakespeare Festival, created in Alabama, is currently the 5th largest in the world, attracting more than 300,000 visitors annually from all 50 states and over 60 foreign countries.
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum Car Show Birmingham AL October11-13 Triumph Dealers of North America display,
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum Merchandise Trailer featuring event TShirts, Pins, and Posters,
Official Barber Vintage Festival event merchandise,
Southern Vintage Fire Apparatus Association display, and