Historic Markers Across Alabama



Site of Huntsville Inn



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: East Side Square, Huntsville
County: Madison
Coordinates: N 34° 43.829    W 086° 35.066
  34.73048333    -86.58443333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Site: The Huntsville Inn
A three-story brick building erected before 1817


Here, President James Monroe was honored at a public dinner on June 2, 1819, while on a three-day visit to the Alabama Territory. Here, also, the First Alabama Legislature convened on October 25, 1819, while Huntsville was the first Capital.

Erected 1965 by Alabama Historical Association.







End of Site of Huntsville Inn