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Large city lots in Central Pratt have houses with established landscaping and fenced backyards. The residential neighborhood has room for growth. Residents either own or rent their homes, and undeveloped property is offered in the neighborhood. Central Pratt is pedestrian friendly, and students can walk to elementary, middle, and high schools located within the neighborhood’s boundaries.
Residents and visitors can navigate Birmingham by automobile or public transit. Central Pratt is close to the Birmingham International Airport and Amtrak.
Central Pratt is near the McWane Science Center. The family friendly center is an educational and entertainment experience which has four floors of hands-on exhibits and an IMAX Dome Theatre. A popular exhibit for the children is the live Shark and Ray Touch Tank, where participants can observe and pet sharks and stingrays. The IMAX Dome Theatre, which shows science documentaries and films, is a visual and auditory extension of the center.
Binoculars and bird-calling skills are helpful for visitors who explore the Alabama Birding Trails. The sights and sounds of the Upper Cahaba River is paradise for birding enthusiasts, and the variety of birds seen at the river is either local or migratory. With over 400 species of birds in the state, Alabama’s birding trails allow visitors to observe birds in their natural habitat.
Called “One of the most beautiful race tracks in North America” by Road and Track magazine, the 740-acre Barber Motorsports Park opened in 2003 and was named after landowner and racing enthusiast George Barber. Well known for car and motorcycle racing, the track is 2.38 long. The Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum features a collection with 30 vintage race cars and over 1,200 vintage and modern motorcycles. As a destination known for its race track and museum, Barber Motorsports Park boasts a new breed of car and motorcycle racers.