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Birmingham's Railroad Park

1600 1st Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233-1703
+1 205-521-9933
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Highlight of a downtown visit

Railroad Park is a great place to visit with your children or pets during any day of the week... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Roger L
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Alabama, USA
Lovely Park

Great Park in central Birmingham. Nice to see some green space, very well kept. Still some building... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Patric H
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  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
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1600 1st Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233-1703
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Railroad Park is a great place to visit with your children or pets during any day of the week, including weekends. It is also being expanded eastward. It is a great place to get some exercise. Also very convenient to Regions Field and the Baron's...More

Thank Roger L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great Park in central Birmingham. Nice to see some green space, very well kept. Still some building work going on by the looks of it too! Loads of people there, joggers, dog walkers. Great for everyone.

1  Thank Patric H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a GREAT use of space in the middle of the city! This park has open areas for playing, walking paths, a man-made creek and manicured landscaping. There were even ducks on the pond! What a lovely place to walk the dog while on vacation!

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very cool park and a great place to check out in Birmingham. We went in the winter for the ice skating, which is small but fun.

Thank ahs19
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Have been here many times to see fireworks, exercise, family walks and for special events including the ice rink in December. A really great idea and well executed.

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Sometimes dreams come true and are wonderful. Railroad Park is the result of a great idea that was successfully brought to life. The Park is always busy but rarely crowded (except for special events) and patrons vary from seniors quietly reading to toddlers falling into...More

Thank impudicus84
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This was such a great addition to Downtown Birmingham. The symphony in the park is great, families enjoy strolling around and spending time with one another. There are great views of the city skyline and I love that the skyline reflection can be seen in...More

Thank Pam D
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Railroad Park has changed the area for the better. We love walking there and attending the free symphony concerts in the summer. It's near everything and also close to Regions Park.

Thank vcb57
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Situated almost in the center of downtown and several nearby venues, this park is like a heartbeat to Birmingham. Whether early in the waking hours to late after the sunset you'll catch people walking/jogging, biking, skating/boarding, taking their pets for a stroll, exercising, or just...More

1  Thank Derek D
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

To spend more time together, my friends and I decided to venture over to Railroad Park for a afternoon walk. Within a simple lap, you can take in different viewpoints of the city, From businesses in sky scrapers to living residents and activities.

1  Thank Felicia J
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Aaron S
10 February 2017|
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Response from kime555 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Aaron. It is open and dimly lit, but I would be very uneasy around there at night. There is a ballpark and great brewery right around there, so the area will be full of people, but very few will be hanging out in... More
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Kat E
13 January 2017|
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Response from carolyn w | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely!!! The area is beautiful. Picture perfect.
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