Down on the Farm: Montgomery Exudes Southern Charm

History

Riverwalk Stadium 3

On the grounds of a confederate prison where hundreds of Union soldiers died, the modern facility is tucked into the edge of the city along the aforementioned river surrounded by great architecture.

The actual ballpark, built into an century-old train depot, doesn’t disappoint either. Fans purchase tickets at a depot window and enter through one of many train “sheds.”

About the Author

AJ Kaufman

A former schoolteacher and military historian, A.J. now works in public relations. As an MSF columnist since 2009, he supports anything baseball-related. Raised in San Diego, A.J. has since resided in numerous parts of America, including Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Nebraska, New York, Ohio and Washington State. After departing the coasts in 2005, he's traveled the back roads of all 50 states and prefers the Heartland. Married to Maria, A.J. is the author of three books and enjoys reading presidential biographies.