A lovely walk around downtown Montgomery that takes in numerous historical points of interest including the National Memorial for Peace and Justice, along with other important Civil Rights locations.

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Year Round Walk

SN: 121836 - 2023 / Y1267

when is the event

The event is closed

From Sun, Jan 1st, 2023 to Dec 31st, 2023

Start box available: Walk during daylight hours only.

where is the event

Montgomery, Alabama

The address/location to the Physical Start Box (PSB) for mapping services such as Google or Siri is as follows:

Embassy Suites, 300 Tallapoosa St., Montgomery, AL 36104

WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.

reasons to do the event

Special programs


Rockin' Around the Clock

Town Halls / City Halls

Walking the United States - Capitals

Walking with America's Veterans

CC: Montgomery County


Special programs that are applicable to all events or all walks are not shown to reduce clutter.

Event comments

Walk past many interesting historic buildings, as well as a lot of new development. The city is revitalizing and adding more attractions each year. Montgomery has many civil rights landmarks, including the new Legacy Museum and the National Memorial for Peace and Justice. This walk passes the Alabama State Capital building, the first White House of the Confederacy, Martin L. King Memorial, several historic churches, and Hank Williams's grave site, to name a few.

conditions for the event

Rating: 2A, Distance: 5, 8, 10km

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Hard

Wheelchairs: Hard

Event information

Open 24/7. Walk daylight hours only. Primarily paved streets and sidewalks with some hills. Ask hotel attendant for the Walk Box. The box is kept in the big cabinet on the wall to the left of the check-in desks, on the bottom shelf. Metered parking on the surrounding streets and a parking garage behind the hotel on Molton Street. Metered parking spaces are free on weekends and daily after 6 p.m.


how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

300 Tallapoosa St. 334-269-5055. From I-65 southbound, take Exit 172 (Downtown/Clay St). After 1st traffic light, turn left on Herron. Cross Interstate bridge. Go 5 blocks and turn left on Molton. Turn right on Tallapoosa. Hotel is on the left. From I-65 northbound, take Exit 172 (Herron) and follow above directions.

Maps phrase and directions link

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Embassy Suites, 300 Tallapoosa St., Montgomery, AL 36104

event sponsor

Capital City Wanderers (AVA-0261)

Event website: capitalcitywanderers.com

point of contact

Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.