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Huntsville, Alabama USA is one of the most recognized cities in the Southeast — consistently named as one of the best places to live and work by a variety of national publications. Our city is regularly named as a premier location for both business and quality of life.

Technology, space, and defense industries have a major presence here with the Army's Redstone Arsenal, NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, and Cummings Research Park.

Home to several Fortune 500 companies, Huntsville also offers a broad base of manufacturing, retail and service industries. Our quality of life is second to none — with a variety of educational, recreational, and cultural opportunities.

We successfully combine the rich heritage of Southern hospitality with innovative high-tech ventures and cultural diversity.

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Huntsville History
City Characteristics

Do you know what geocaching is all about? Well, geocaching is a modern day treasure hunt. It's an exciting new twist on an old game. A treasure (or cache) is hidden and a coordinate is published for the hiding place. [Read More]

Other Fun & Games
Check out the puzzles and other fun games in the Fun for Me section of the website!

Did You Know?
Huntsville was the first capital of the state after being admitted to the union. More Fun Facts

Local Attractions
Huntsville has many local attractions/parks/museums and you can see an entire list here: Attractions

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