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What to Do

From cool caverns to majestic mountain views to the sparkling waters of Lake Guntersville, a visit to Marshall County is sure to be memorable. There is a little something for everyone from history to outdoor adventures to old fashioned family entertainment. Visit our attractions and find out why Marshall County is one of North Alabama’s most popular getaways.

  • Cathedral Caverns State Park

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    637 Cave Road
    Woodville, AL 35776
    Phone: 256-728-8193
    Toll Free: 800-ALAPARK
    Website: www.alapark.com/CathedralCaverns

    Monday - Sunday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Adults: $15
    Children 5 - 11 years of age: $6
    Children under 4 years of age: FREE with parent or guardian.
    Contact the caverns for field trips and group pricing information.

    Cathedral Caverns makes a lasting impression as you enter the 126-foot-wide, 25-foot-high entrance and descend into the natural cave. Experience the beauty of stalagmite formations, a frozen waterfall, and the peaceful sound of Mystery River. Guided tours are wheelchair accessible and take approximately 1 ½ hours. Pathways are lighted and paved. Cave temperature is 60 degrees year-round.

    After your tour, experience the thrill of discovery at the gemstone mine. The park also offers picnicking, a playground, primitive camping, and a souvenir shop.

  • Screaming Eagle Ziplines

    1155 Lodge Drive
    Guntersville, AL35976
    (256) 886-2517


    Who hasn’t dreamed about flying and speeding through the air like a bird? At Screaming Eagle at Lake Guntersville explore the wilderness from the bald eagle’s perspective, high in the trees tops atop Taylor Mountain. You won’t be able to contain your spirit of adventure after you have completed this course!

  • The Funky Feather Entertainment Center

    2423 Old Huntsville Highway
    Arab, Alabama  35016
    (256) 217-9731


    Whether you are meeting friends to watch a game, playing laser tag and games in their arcade, grabbing a meal at Dream Catchers Grille, or doing it all....they are the place to be!

  • The Guntersville Museum

    Guntersville Museum
    1215 Rayburn Avenue
    Guntersville, AL 35976
    Phone: 256-571-7597
    Website: www.guntersvillemuseum.org

    Tuesday-Friday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Saturday and Sunday: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Closed Mondays

    Admission- Free

    Located in a beautifully restored building, the museum is home to a variety of exhibits depicting local history and culture. Native American artifacts, a natural history collection featuring birds native to the area and a permanent collection of work by nationally-acclaimed local artist Frank Nelson are just a few of the museum’s treasures.

    Visit the museum’s website for information on traveling exhibits and don’t miss the annual Festival of Trees, displayed throughout the museum during the holiday season.

  • Arab Historic Village

    224 City Park Dr. adjacent to Arab City Park
    Arab, Alabama 35016
    Phone: 256-586-6397 or 256-550-0290
    Website: www.arabcity.org or visit them on Facebook.

    Arab Historic Complex

    Thursday-Friday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Saturday: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Group tours and field trips available by appointment

    Unlock Alabama’s past with a visit to Arab Historic Village, featuring a collection of 10 original buildings and a museum with items dating from the late 1800s through the 1940s. The buildings include a one-room school house, a country church, a homestead, grist mill, and blacksmith shop, as well as a country store and a clubhouse. Annual events are held at the Village in the spring and fall.

    See the Village transformed during the holiday season for Santa In The Park Fridays and Saturdays from Thanksgiving to Christmas. Event includes a visit with Santa, cookies, reindeer food, and live music. Hours are 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Admission is charged. Cell phone tour available for all buildings. Dial (256) 676-2171 and follow prompts.

  • Jules J. Berta Vineyards

    Jules Berta Wine Vineyard

    1409 Darden Ave.
    Albertville, AL 35951
    Phone: 256-891-5115
    Website: www.julesjbertavineyards.com

    Tasting room open Monday – Saturday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

    The Mad Hungarian Winery features estate grown wines such as Chardonnay, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, and Petit Syrah, as well as fruit wines such as strawberry, watermelon, and locally grown muscadine. The Winery includes 5 acres of vines located on a 22-acre farm. The winery is one of 10 located along the Alabama Wine Trail. Jules J. Berta Vineyard is also one of 6 wineries located on the North Alabama Wine Trail.


  • Sand Mountain Twin Drive In

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    10480 US Hwy 431
    Boaz, AL 35956
    Phone: 256-593-5599
    Website: www.sandmountaindrivein.com

    Fall and Winter
    Friday-Sunday: 6:30 p.m.

    $15 per car load

    Grab a carload of friends and family and enjoy a night at the movies under the stars. This refurbished drive-in offers two screens with double features nightly on weekends. Concessions are available. Great fun for the entire family at one low cost.

  • Frank’s Thunder Alley

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    425 South McClusky Street
    Boaz, AL 35957
    Phone: 256-840-5838 or 256-840-5905
    Website: www.franksthunderalley.com

    Monday and Thursday: 3:30 to 9 p.m.
    Tuesday and Sunday: noon to 9 p.m.
    Friday: 3:30 to midnight
    Saturday: noon to midnight
    Closed on Wednesday

    Offering bowling for ages, as well as league bowling. Come on Saturday nights for Cosmic Bowling, an out-of-this-world experience for the entire family. Arcade and party rooms are also available.

  • Boaz 9 Cinema


    215 South McClesky Street
    Boaz, AL 35957
    Phone: 256-593-1855
    Showtimes: 256-593-1854
    Website: www.boaz9cinema.com

    Nine screen movie theatre featuring stadium seating and all digital sound. Host your next birthday party at the movies.

  • Kidz Time Jump, Play, Slide

    Kidz Time Slides

    214 S McCleskey St
    Boaz, AL 35957
    (256) 593-2949
    Website: www.kidztime.net

    Kidz Time Jump Play Slide is a Family owned and operated in door play center. Featuring large inflatables, lots of room to run and play.

  • Mega Skate Roller Skating Rink


    900 Cooley St
    Albertville, AL 35950
    (256) 878-8555
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    Mega Skate of Albertville, AL is an indoor rink and open year round. Facilities are available for birthday parties, holiday parties or corporate events.

  • Mountain Lake Water Recreation


    Mountain Lake Water Recreation provides kayak tours and rentals on Lake Guntersville in Northern Alabama.  We provide guided pontoon boat tours to the Hambrick Bat Caves, unique kayak tours of the lake to include bass, and crappie fishing as well as nature and bird watching. We also offer water recreation toy rentals such as wakeboards, water trampolines and more! Browse our site and see what we have to offer or call us at (256) 508-5672. Mention you found us on the CVB Website and receive 10% off. www.mountainlakewaterrecreation.com

  • Albertville Museum

    Albertville Museum
    610 W. Main Street
    Phone: (256) 878-0605
    Website: www.facebook.com/AlbertvilleMuseum

    The Albertville Museum Foundation serves to preserve and protect the history of the City of Albertville through the collection and display of artifacts and memorabilia related to the educational, commercial, agricultural, industrial, social and governmental facets of the City in an effort to educate residents and visitors so that we might learn from our past accomplishments and challenges while instilling a sense of civic pride among our citizens.


    2090 Gunter Ave
    Guntersville, Alabama
    (256) 960-5070








Contact   200 Gunter Avenue | P.O. Box 711 | Guntersville, AL 35976 | (256) 582-7015 | Toll Free: (800) 582-6282