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American Village


Phone: 205-665-3535 x1045



3727 Highway 119
Montevallo, AL 35115

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American Village

Type: Attraction

American Village

The American Village is a unique attraction in the heart of Alabama, 30 minutes south of Birmingham. Housed here is a nationally pioneering education institution focused on building good citizens through immersive and engaging experiences. Here visitors discover the power and drama of America’s journey for independence, liberty and self-government.

The Village offers school programs for students in grades K-12, and caters to public, private, parochial and homeschool groups. Students take part in American history as they step back in time to the founding era of our nation, learning firsthand through engaging experiences led by a passionate staff of costumed historical interpreters.

Type of attraction: Museum

Group Rates: $5-$11 regular admission, more for special events
$9 seniors, free to veterans and active military

Free bus parking available

Seasonal Dates: Open Mon-Rri during school year; Tues-Sat June-July
7 days a week during Festival of Tulips: closed 2 weeks at Christmas
Business Hours: 10 am - 4 pm

Nearby attractions that influence group travel:

  • Oak Mountain State Park
  • Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame
  • Barber Motorsports Museum
  • Birmingham Botanical Gardens
  • Birmingham Civil Rights Museum
  • Birmingham Zoo
  • McWane Science Center
  • Regions Field

American Village

3727 Highway 119
Montevallo, AL 35115
Phone: 205-665-3535 x1062
Fax: 205-665-7577