Anniston, Alabama

Anniston is a city in Calhoun County in the state of Alabama. Anniston has long been a cultural center for northeastern Alabama. The Alabama Shakespeare Festival was founded in the city in 1972 and remained there until moving to Montgomery in 1985 seeking more robust financial support. The Knox Concert Series Produces an annual season of world-renowned musical and dance productions, and the Community Actors' Studio Theatre Community theatre organization performs plays, musicals, and revues featuring local performers, actors, and musicians. CAST also features specially funded programs to educate area children in the arts for free. The city is home to the Anniston Museum of Natural History and the Berman Museum of World History. These institutions house mummies, dioramas of wildlife, and artifacts from a bygone age in contemporary, professional displays and exhibits. The Alabama Symphony Orchestra since 2004 has performed a summer series of outdoor concerts, Music at McClellan, at the former Fort McClellan. 


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  • Americas Best Value Inn
  • Hotel Finial
  • Knights Inn & Suites
  • McClellan Inn
  • American Inn
  • Royal Inn
  • Motel 6
  • Super 8
  • Econo Lodge
  • Courtyard by Marriott
  • Lenlock Inn
  • Comfort Inn
  • Budget Inn
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites

Things to Do

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  • Anniston Museum of Natural History “Around The World in One Place” - The Anniston Museum is great for children of all ages! The displays are well constructed and there are some interactive areas for children (and any parents that enjoy fun).
  • Berman Museum of World History This museum has a collection you would only expect to find in New York, London, Paris or some major world city. A history of man's inhumanity to man with knives, swords and firearms that were the collections of Czars, Kings and dictators are all here.
  • Coldwater Mountain Bike Trail Scenic and heroic single-track, not to be missed. This prime trail is in some of the most beautiful scenery in Alabama. Worth a trip to the Anniston area to ride this great piece of trail.
  • Anniston Big Chair The 'Big Chair' is a famed 31 foot tall metal chair built in the 80's by Miller's Office Furniture, and it is one of the biggest in America.
  • Calhoun Pickers Antique Mall & Indoor Market~ 36,000sqft building with 150+ vendors selling a combination of Antiques, Crafts, Art, Jewelry & Furniture.
  • Centennial Memorial Park In 1999 the Alabama State Legislature designated Centennial Memorial Park as the Veteran's Memorial for the State of Alabama.
  • Wigs Wheels A bike shop with a knowledgeable staff that sells the best products around at great prices. The service is friendly and inclusive.


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  • Classic on Noble
  • Top O The River
  • Matas Greek Pizza and Grinders
  • Thai One On
  • Cheaha Brewing Company LLC
  • Effina's Downtown
  • Peerless Saloon and Grille
  • Artisanal Baked Goods
  • Bonnie Ray's Bake Shoppe
  • Betty s Bar-B-Q
  • Smoke-N-Hot BBQ
  • Taco Bell
  • Carpenetti's Pizza
  • Sneaky Pete's Hot Dogs
  • Dad's Bar-B-Que
  • Little Caesars
  • Waffle House
  • Dad's Bar B Q
  • Chef T
  • Burger King
  • Ono Grill
  • Krystal
  • Marco's Pizza
  • Big Daddy's
  • Jack's


  • Regional Medical Center Anniston
  • Noland Hospital Anniston
  • Long Term Hospital of Anniston
  • Stringfellow Memorial Hospital
  • Burson Marilyn & R
  • Jacksonville Medical Center


  • Anniston Regional Airport (ANB)
  • Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
  • Columbus Metropolitan Airport
  • Huntsville International Airport
  • Talladega Municipal Airport
  • Northeast Alabama Regional Airport
  • St. Clair County Airport
  • Albertville Regional Airport

Military Bases

  • Anniston Army Depot
  • Fort Rucker
  • Redstone Arsenal
  • Redstone Arsenal

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