Wilson Lock and Dam, Muscle Shoals

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#74 of 96 in Parks in Alabama
Wilson Lock and Dam is located in Muscle Shoals. Make Wilson Lock and Dam a centerpiece of your Muscle Shoals vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Muscle Shoals trip planner .
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  • If you can time it right, stop by the Wilson Lock and watch a barge go through. It happens multiple times a day usually and its a great engineering example of the use of water to move a barge up and d...  more »
  • If You Want An Experience Of Calmest Go To This Site.It's A Great Place Of Peaceful Pleasure And It's Hard To Find.  more »
  • Had a wonderful time here with the family. Great views and historical significance! This dam is a part of the TVA system and a must see as you travel through Alabama.  more »
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  • This is a vital part of the Tennessee Valley electric grid, as well as an effective flood control tool. All maintained by TVA. Very nice dam and recreational areas.
  • Historic and beautiful architecture

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