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Childersburg Grist Mill & Covered Bridge

Only a few miles down the road and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Kymulga Grist Mill, Covered Bridge and Park is a unique and special place in our community to visit. We invite you to come explore its natural beauty, learn about its history and enjoy some of the activities at the Gristmill, ranging from canoeing to disc golf!

The Butler Harris Rainwater Museum

The Butler Harris Rainwater Museum is a Victorian home perched on a hill, overlooking our city. It was purchased by the city of Childersburg in 1993 and has been restored and furnished to reflect its Victorian history. Artifacts of local historical significance are on display, as well. The house is open to the public free of charge by appointment only.


Blue Bell Creamery

If you've never seen ice cream being made, make sure to visit the Blue Bell Creamery in Sylacauga, Alabama. At this location, they offer an Ice Cream Parlor, an area where you can watch their ice cream being made and they have a Country Store.

Talladega National Forest

This beautiful National Forest is just down the road from our location and is a must for those who enjoy the great outdoors! The Talladega National Forest is located in the U.S. state of Alabama and covers 392,567 acres (613.39 sq mi) at the southern edge of the Appalachian Mountains. There are multiple hiking entrances to this gorgeous area of Alabama for those interested in some beautiful hikes!

Morgan Creek Winery

This lush land has a beautiful history as a family owned and run winery. "Morgan Creek has created its own niche. 'We specialize in muscadine and fruit wines—semi-sweet to sweetish wines—and nobody has really done those commercially,' Brammer explains. If you are interested in delicious tastes of muscadine and fruit wines, Morgan Creek Winery is a nearby must!

Selwood Farm

From the moment guests arrive at Selwood, one thing is obvious--Selwood's passion for shooting and outdoor lifestyle. We are proud of our southern heritage, circa 1834.  There is nothing more rejuvenating to the soul than experiencing a guided hunt on one of our carefully managed fields.  The Hill family is proud that the upcoming season marks our 31st year of business. 

Talladega Speedway

Talladega Speedway hosts the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series twice a year along with the NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. 

The track stays busy year around with multiple driving schools where you can be in the driver's seat with the Dale Jarrett Racing Adventure and others. 

Be sure to check out the International Motorsports Hall of Fame located on track property. Open 7 days a week, there are plenty of exhibits to see. Be sure to include a tour of Talladega Superspeedway in your visit.