Birmingham Civil Rights Institute is a large interpretive museum and research center in Birmingham, Alabama that depicts the struggles of the Civil Rights Movement in the 1950s and 1960s. Located in the Civil Rights District.
Barber Motorsports Park is an 880-acre multi-purpose racing facility located in Birmingham, Alabama. It includes the 230,000-square-foot Barber Vintage Motorsport Museum. 17 minute drive from downtown.
Did You Know:
Barbers Motor Sports Museum is the largest motorcycle museum in the world.
The Birmingham Museum of Art, one of the finest regional museums in the United States, houses a diverse collection of more than 27,000 paintings, sculpture, prints, drawings, and decorative arts dating from ancient to modern times. The collection presents a rich panorama of cultures, featuring the Museum’s extensive holdings of Asian, European, American, African, Pre-Columbian, and Native American art.
History museum dedicated to African-American baseball with sporting memorabilia & a research center.
Did You Know:
The Negro Southern League was created in 1920 by a group of African-American businessmen and baseball enthusiasts. From 1920 until its demise in 1951, the Negro Southern League served as a feeder route for many great black baseball players to go on to the Negro American League and Negro National League.
Did you know: Sloss has been investigated several times, including by the travel channel, for paranormal activity.