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The City of Birmingham, Alabama, is a municipal corporation under the laws of the State of Alabama. Birmingham is the largest city in the state with a population currently estimated at 242,820, and a metro population of 1,079,089.

Nestled at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains at the cross-section of two major railroads, the city was once the primary industrial center of the southern United States. At the height of the nation’s manufacturing age, the city grew so fast in population, it was called the “Magic City.” Today, Birmingham has transformed itself into a medical research, banking and service-based economy, making it one of the nation’s most livable cities with a vibrant downtown, a burgeoning loft community, a world-class culinary scene and more green space per capita than any other city in the nation.

 

Hotels e Resorts

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Hilton Garden Inn Mobile West

Conveniently located in the heart of Mobile, Alabama, this hotel is only around a 14-minute drive to the city centre. The city of Mobile offers a rich history, prime location and many unique attractions. Whether driving or flying into the Mobile Regional Airport, the hotel is conveniently located off of the I-65 and Airport Boulevard. Guests can visit the beach at Gulf State Park located around 100 km away and can see attractions such as the USS Alabama Battleship which is only about a 15-minute drive from the hotel.

Renaissance Birmingham Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa

Retreat to the beautiful rolling hills and experience one of the finest hotels in Birmingham, Alabama. Secluded from everyday cares, yet close to a vibrant city, the Renaissance Ross Bridge Golf Resort embodies comfortable sophistication and the casual elegance of a royal retreat.

 

Galleries

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Alabama Piano Gallery

Over 80 years of family owned and operated business experience, Steinway Piano Gallery of Nashville is poised to serve the musical community in middle Tennessee for many years to come.

Red Dot Gallery

Red Dot Gallery was opened in September 2004 by artists Scott Bennett and Dori DeCamillis. After 20 years of working and exhibiting separately all over the United States, the two national artists came together and opened their shared studio to public students. The result is a welcoming and creativity-enhancing educational environment for Birmingham.

 

Restaurants

The Wine Loft

Enjoy the wine loft experience. Relax, unwind in our posh, soothing surroundings. Our wine cellar treasures premiere wines from around the globe. Treat yourself to the wine loft’s light, savory cuisine complimented by the full spirits bar.

Ocean

Welcome to Ocean. Opened by George Reis in 2002 and located in the trendy Five Points district of Birmingham’s Southside. Enjoy a casual night out with friends at the inviting and contemporary patio bar, or venture inside for some of the best seafood in town for an awardwinning dining experience.

 

Museums

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Birmingham Museum of Art

For an artsy (and free for general admission) downtown diversion, the art museum is an ideal option. The existing collection offers something for everyone, and the temporary exhibitions (which do have an admission fee) offer more variety.

 

Spas

Renaissance Birmingham Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa

Retreat to the beautiful rolling hills and experience one of the finest hotels in Birmingham, Alabama. Secluded from everyday cares, yet close to a vibrant city, the Renaissance Ross Bridge Golf Resort embodies comfortable sophistication and the casual elegance of a royal retreat.

 

Show Rooms

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Ethan Allen

Ethan Allen was a farmer, businessman, land speculator, philosopher, writer, and American Revolutionary War patriot, hero, and politician. He is best known as one of the founders of the U.S. state of Vermont, and for the capture of Fort Ticonderoga early in the American Revolutionary War.Warren Properties has been in the apartment living industry for approximately 80 years. We have properties conveniently located in 15 states from California eastward to Tennessee and from Iowa southbound to Alabama. Warren Properties is best known for our flexible leasing terms.

 

Wineries

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City Vineyard

The City Vineyard has it all. It is the perfect spot to dash in before a dinner party or a place to spend hours at leisure touring wines from around the world.
Wine shopping can be intimidating — but not at City Vineyard! Our friendly, highly trained staff is available to answer your every question and will help you navigate the world of wine.

The Vintage Wine Shoppe

The Vintage Wine Shoppe has Alabama’s most complete and comprehensive selection of fine wines in all price ranges. We carry wines from all of the world’s greatest wine producing regions, and feature the best selection of Italian wines in the Southeast.

 

Country Club Living

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Away from the daily concerns, but close to a vibrant city, the Renaissance Ross Bridge Golf Resort represents the comfortable sophistication and casual elegance of a wonderful retreat. The luxurious rooms at this four-diamond AAA include balconies overlooking lush gardens and a swimming pool with lovely iconic waterfalls and fountains. The beauty of the facilities will surprise. This hotel in Birmingham, Alabama, has the golf course Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail,
the third largest golf course in the world, known for its majestic views of the surrounding hills. Stimulate the senses in the elegant European spa of 1,115
square meters located inside this Birmingham, AL, exclusively designed to ensure complete relaxation and tranquility. Discover a charming retreat in this luxury hotel in Birmingham, Alabama.

 

Luxury Properties

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Alabama remains steeped in traditions with an unmistakably Southern flavor. Country and Southern rock dominate the music scene, good barbecue is never too far away, and sports fans get serious about NASCAR and the annual “Iron Bowl” football game between Auburn University and the University of Alabama. The down home state where the skies are so blue and residents are so inviting will leave you with a hankering for a sweet Alabama luxury home. Birmingham and its suburbs, and cities and towns throughout the state showcase stately homes with all the modern amenities needed to enjoy a distinctly Southern luxury lifestyle.

 

Art Shows

Birmingham Art Association

The Birmingham Art Association (BAA) was founded in 1908 as the Birmingham Art Club, making the group one of the city’s earliest organizations led by both artists and art patrons. Birmingham artists Della Dryer, Willie mclaughlin, Alice Rumph and Mamie Holfield, formed the
group primarily to promote the arts of the city. They drew together 57 charter members and soon were entertaining such celebrities as G. E. Moretti, sculptor of the world’s largest cast-iron statue, “Vulcan,” a Birmingham landmark for 100 years. Famed landscape and portrait painter Nicholas R. Brewer lectured to the members in the 1920′s.

 

Points of Interest

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Vulcan Statue in Birmingham

Birmingham used to make a lot of iron — its geology gave it all the ingredients right in one place. So if you wanted a statue of a god that might represent what Birmingham did best, you’re looking at Vulcan. The statue’s claim to fame is that it’s the largest cast iron statue in the world. I know, I don’t care either — but the view of the city from the park and up on the statue is worth a go.

Oak Mountain State Park

Located just south of Birmingham, Oak Mountain State Park is the largest state park in Alabama. The park boasts 51 miles of trails over a variety of terrain and difficulty levels. Oak Mountain also features a mountain bike circuit. Additional activities include golfing, swimming, fishing, and canoeing.