Bring your group to see the Magic City from a whole new perspective! Perched atop Red Mountain on a 124-foot pedestal, Vulcan’s observation tower overlooks Alabama’s largest city and offers breathtaking panoramic views of downtown Birmingham and beyond. Visit Vulcan Park and Museum’s tourist information center and explore the story firsthand of the iconic 56-foot tall statue that has become the beloved symbol of Birmingham.


  • Handicap-Accessible
  • Free Wireless Internet
  • Picnic Areas
  • A private event facility is available for banquets, receptions and meetings (must be reserved in advance).

Food Services

  • Snacks and Candy in Vulcan's Gift Shop
  • Some area restaurants deliver for school groups Available upon request

Arrival Greeting

A complimentary greeting and brief overview is provided for groups of 20 or more upon request and when reservation is made in advance.

Special Exhibitions

The Linn-Henley Gallery at Vulcan Park and Museum hosts changing exhibits offering fresh perspectives on Birmingham’s great story. Entrance to gallery is included with general admission. Visit our website for a current exhibition calendar.

For group reservations, contact our Museum Program Coordinator at 205.933.1409 x114 or or fill out the online group tour form.