McWane is back July 8—what you need know before you go

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Play the world’s largest guitar at McWane Science Center. Photo by Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

Break out the beakers science fans. McWane Science Center reopens its doors on Wednesday, July 8. From updated safety measures to cool exhibits, here’s what to expect when you visit. Buy tickets now and keep reading for a chance to win a family 4-pack of general admission tickets.

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DeSoto Caverns reopens with new attractions, special deals and safety precautions

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Experience the astounding beauty and history of the cave at DeSoto Caverns. Photo courtesy of DeSoto Caverns

After closure due to COVID-19, DeSoto Caverns has officially reopened for business and is ready to welcome you back! With updated safety measures in place and new attractions to take in during your next visit, you’re sure to have fun and stay well on your next adventure to DeSoto Caverns. 

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4 nature escapes when you’re ready to return to Alabama’s Gulf Coast

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Enjoy a scenic nature escape at the Alabama Gulf Coast. Photo by Jacob Blankenship for Bham Now

There’s no denying that we’ve all undergone some major life shifts the past few months. And with summer here, we are all in some serious need of a break from the real world. If you’re craving a summer getaway, but are still trying to lay low, Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism is ready when you are with these nature escapes that are off the beaten path. Bonus: you’ll still be able to dig your toes in the sand. 

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