Birmingham is the largest city in the state of Alabama and one that played a huge part in the civil rights movements that shook America in the 1960’s, a beautiful city with an interesting history and a host of things to do.
Originally a town that was famous for its steel industry, Birmingham is now a multicultural city that is home to a world class university and some up and coming sports teams.
With so many things to see and do here, let’s get on with the top 25 things to do in Birmingham:
1. Meet The Animals At Birmingham Zoo
With over half a million visitors every year Birmingham Zoo is one of the cities star attractions, the zoo spans some 122 acres and is home to 230 different species of animal. The zoo has become a leader in animal conservation and home to endangered species from six different continents. A new section called Trails of Africa has recently opened and focuses on protecting the African elephants. There are various activities that happen at the zoo including feeding the giraffes and the Sea Lion Splash Show. The zoo caters to all age groups and ensures that everyone has a memorable day at the zoo.