Discover Old Cahawba by bike! The park has five miles of smooth level roads. A limited number of cruiser bikes are available for free on a first come, first served basis. No bicycle may be borrowed unless secured by a valid driver's license. Stop by the Visitor Center to learn more!

What to See and Do: explore a landscape of ruins, relics, gravestones, and columns with our self-guided brochures; hike the fully accessible nature trail; go on a picnic overlooking the Alabama River; fish, birdwatch, photograph wildflowers, and launch a canoe.

Guided tours are offered by appointment only and must be booked two weeks in advance. For more information call 334-872-8058.

Click here to download the Tour Request Form.

The Visitor Center offers information and exhibits. Our gift shop has an assortment of books. Snacks and souvenirs are also available for purchase.

The Visitor Center and restrooms are accessible to individuals with physical disabilities. Wheelchair accessible picnic tables are available. The Clear Creek nature trail is full accessible. If you have questions about site accessibility or if you anticipate needing special assistance, please contact us at 334-872-8058.

Tips & Rules: wear comfortable shoes and consider bringing a hat, sunscreen, and bug spray; Old Cahawba is an archaeological preserve - no metal detecting or digging; no visitors are allowed on the grounds at night except for special events; pets need to be on a leash


Park: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, daily

Visitor Center: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Thursday - Monday.

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day.