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Historic Site, History Museum
20 32nd St N
Birmingham, AL 35222
(205) 324-1911
Tuesday
10:00am - 4:00pm
Wednesday
10:00am - 4:00pm
Thursday
10:00am - 4:00pm
Friday
10:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday
10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday
12:00pm - 4:00pm

Tips

  • Notoriously haunted, the Travel Channel's "Ghost Adventures" crew once paid a visit here to investigate. You can experience the ghosts yourself at the annual Sloss Fright Furnace.
  • There's way more to learn here than just the paranormal stuff. this place is an incredible site to learn about the cultural and industrial history of Birmingham!
  • Check out Sloss Metal Arts
  • They have guided and self guided tours
  • The proper name is Sloss Furnaces National Historical Landmark. The furnaces produced iron in Birmingham for nearly 90 years. The attraction is closed on Monday.
  • Find a ghost
  • It's how Birmingham was established, lots of history...
  • Attended Sloss fest... what a time
  • It was awesome!
  • Eerily beautiful
  • This was on a list of indoor activities. It is almost entirely outdoor.
  • Friends and I came here for paranormal reasons and it turned out to be a lot more than that. Very interesting place.
  • Make sure to pick up the self-guided tour brochure at the visitor center. It provides a lot more information than the signs!
  • Did you know? In 1981 the furnaces were designated a National Historic Landmark by the United States Department of the Interior.
  • Did you know? After closing it became one of the first industrial sites (and the only blast furnace) in the U.S. to be preserved and restored for public use.
  • Did you know? Sloss Furnaces is a National Historic Landmark in Birmingham, Alabama in the United States. It operated as a pig iron-producing blast furnace from 1882 to 1971.
  • One of the most fantastically creepy places you are legally allowed to visit.
  • Beer.. love beer
  • Amazing place! Be sure to head down into the trench and into the buildings. Spooky but cool and beautiful in an industrial way.
  • Awesome!!!

Nearby places

1701 Valley View Dr (at Valley Ave)
201 41st St S (at 2nd Ave S)