Update: Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum leads USA Today Best Alabama Attraction poll

USA Today
USA Today
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum Via- facebook

Last month, Bham Now reported on the national survey being conducted by USA Today to determine the state’s “best” attraction.

Here is your update.

If the vote ended today, Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum would take the honor.

Of course, the vote does not end on January 7th, it concludes on January 15th. You still have a little more than a week to cast your vote.

Who is going to win? Below is the listing of iconic attractions in and around the Magic City.
Can Barber hold on? Will the Birmingham Botanical Gardens or Vulcan make a run?

Check out the Birmingham sites and then vote early and often!

Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum
Birmingham Alabama
The Chase at the Barber Motorsports Museum entrance – photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now
Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Birmingham
Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Fred Shuttlesworth
Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth statue at the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
McWane Science Center
Birmingham, Alabama
McWane Science Center – Birmingham, Alabama
Vulcan Park and Museum
Vulcan Park Aftertunes
Vulcan Park  Via – www.visitvulcan.com.

There are two additional attractions connected to Birmingham on the list; the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail that has a course at Ross Bridge and the Cahaba River National Wildlife Refuge, which is about 30 miles southwest of the Magic City and home to the Cahaba lilies.

Birmingham Alabama
Majestic Cahaba Lily, photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now

Remember, people have until January 15th to  participate and vote.

Who do you think is going to win?

We want to hear your opinion – and don’t forget to vote!

Author: Pat Byington

Longtime conservationist. Former Executive Director at the Alabama Environmental Council and Wild South. Publisher of the Bama Environmental News for more than 18 years. Career highlights include playing an active role in the creation of Alabama's Forever Wild program, Little River Canyon National Preserve, Dugger Mountain Wilderness, preservation of special places throughout the East through the Wilderness Society and the strengthening (making more stringent) the state of Alabama's cancer risk and mercury standards.