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Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame, Birmingham

Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame - Birmingham, Alabama
Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame
1631 Fourth Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35203Map
Carver Theatre for the Performing Arts, Corner of Fourth Avenue North and 17th Streets
+1 205 254 2731
Neighborhood: Downtown
Overview

Located in the historic Carver Theatre in the Civil Rights District, the Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame started in 1978 as a tribute to the truly American music form. Many beloved jazz musicians of all time got their start in Alabama, and a surprising number of these came from Birmingham. In the early 20th Century, Birmingham was a training ground for these famed musicians. See exhibits devoted to such greats as Lionel Hampton, Erskine Hawkins, Nat King Cole and Sun Ra. You can choose to tour all by yourself, or be guided by Frank Adams who is a reputed jazz musician himself.

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Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame General Information
  • Open Hours: Tuesday to Saturday from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Other
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, discover, amex, visa
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