Located along the banks of the great Tennessee River and off the beaten path—The Shoals is one of the South's best kept secrets. We're an authentic, culturally rich and beautiful Alabama community you need to visit, explore and even call home.Getting Here
Get closer than ever to Alabama music greats like Nat King Cole, Hank Williams, Lionel Richie and many others at the Alabama Music Hall of Fame. As you walk the hallowed halls, you'll discover the stories behind the songs from Alabama's most loved music legends.More Music Attractions
Odette is a neighborhood eatery in historic downtown Florence, serving elevated American fare with southern and international influences. The menu features locally and sustainably sourced ingredients in a contemporary, inviting and comfortable atmosphere.More to Eat & Drink
Billy Reid is an award-winning designer of luxury clothing celebrating craftsmanship, tailoring, and American manufacturing. Craft is at the heart of the Billy Reid brand. It starts with traditional American clothing and is given a modern twist under the designer’s expert eye.More Places to Shop
A genuine work of art—from the floors to the furnishings to the faucets—the Rosenbaum House grows naturally from its surroundings, cascading down a 2-acre lot facing the Tennessee River. It is one of the purest examples of Usonian design (named for the USA) with open floor plans and rooms that naturally flow from one to another.More Arts & Culture
Folks agree—our community is an amazing
place to live, work and play. And we've got
the credentials to prove it.
“Florence is the most picturesque town in Alabama.”
“Florence: The South's Best Small Towns 2020.”
“One of the Top Destinations for Food in the Southeast.”
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