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After the brief movie, you are free to take a self guided tour. The tour path can be a little confusing but you can find your way. The magnitude of the furnaces and structures makes one feel so small. Standing up close and personal allows...More
So i had never heard of this place until my recent visit to Birmingham, AL. It was intriguing to find out that it was a based from a true story. To be totally honest i was pretty spooked so thats why i went by day...More
In all, my years of TripAdvisor, this is my worst review. While I appreciate
the historical signifigance of the site. it was not well signed. No signs to tell
you which way to go, or to Exit for that matter. There was a point where...More
Sometimes they host music shows, attend even if genre isn't your style. If they have iron casting workshop Do It! Joe is a good guy. Lots of opportunity for schools to cast metal. It's a great experience.
We went to Sloss as a day out when we visited Alabama for my brothers 40th birthday and found it to a very interesting place. The sheer scale of some of the machines is mind boggling and to think people worked in it is amazing,...More
We came to Birmingham to visit the civil rights sites - they are very good but this site is even better! See what contributes to the growth of the city over 100 years ago and experience industrial archaeology up close. Great for photographers, (wannabe) engineers...More
When I lived in Alabama this place was on my bucket list. It's supposedly one of the most haunted sites in Birmingham and as I've previously said in other reviews I run my own paranormal investigation team so of course it's always been of interest...More
Sloss Furnace is a historic landmark, visible from many parts of Birmingham which begs a visit to explore its important role in the growth of the city, its operations in a segregated southern state, its competitive advantage in the use of convict labour and its...More
It IS pet friendly - says the self-guided tour map I got 8/2018. There are ‘pet waste systems’ and pet bowls at the drink stations! Pets must be leashed please and not allowed inside the visitor center.