Golf Destination Montgomery
The capital of Alabama, Montgomery has a Civil War legacy and is the "Birthplace of the Civil Rights Movement." Its downtown area is brimming with historic buildings and museums. Three of the courses on the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail are within an hour's drive from Montgomery: Capitol Hill in Prattville, Cambrian Ridge in Greenville, and Grand National in Auburn/Opelika. For local play, the municipal Lagoon Park and Gateway golf courses are playable and affordable choices. After golf, don't-miss sights include the Civil Rights Memorial Center, the Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald Museum and the Alabama State Capitol.