Wilson Lock and Dam, Muscle Shoals

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  • June 11, 2017
    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 »
  • October 3, 2016
    Due to security, I could not find any place to view the lock/channel. It seems that the best place to view the dam and lock is the rotating restaurant at the nearby Marriott.  more »
  • October 1, 2016
    If you enjoy engineering marvels, check out the Wilson Lock & Dam. You can drive or walk across the dam, giving you great views of the Tennessee River and it's really interesting to see the equipment ...  more »
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  • June 5, 2016
    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.
  • December 25, 2016
    Historic and beautiful architecture

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