The Cook Museum of Natural Science is a state-of-the-art natural science museum in downtown Decatur, AL. It provides a hands-on, immersive experience where kids can explore, interact with, and learn about nature. Families leave the Cook Museum feeling fulfilled by their time together and inspired by the things they saw and learned.
GoFAR USA Park is an outdoor adventure park nestled in a forest just outside Decatur, Alabama. This 60-acre park offers a variety of activities for people of all ages and physical capabilities.
The first stop on the Civil War Walking Tour of Decatur was named to the National Register of Historic Places in 1972. Due to COVID-19, The inside of the Old State Bank is temporarily closed to the public.
For more than 80 years, Wheeler Wildlife Refuge has provided a verdant home for Alabama’s natural flora and fauna. Due to COVID-19, the Visitor Center is temporarily closed to the public. The trails remain open and are an excellent way to get a little fresh air while practicing safe, social distancing!