A National Historic Landmark

Sloss Furnaces produced iron for nearly 90 years, which gave rise to the city of Birmingham, AL. Now recognized as a National Historic Landmark, Sloss Furnaces with its web of pipes and tall smokestacks offers us a glimpse into the great industrial past of the South and our nation.


Important Updates

In preparation for the Sloss Music and Arts Festival, site hours will change. The public hours for Tuesday-Thursday, July 14th-16th will be 1:00pm-4:00pm. Hour long guided tours will start at 1:00, 2:00, and 3pm only. Self-guided tours will not be available. The site will be completely closed to the public on Friday July 17th. For questions, please call 205.254.2025.


Event Rental

Whether you’re looking to plan your next corporate event or the perfect wedding, Sloss Furnaces has multiple event facilities fit your every need.



There is nothing like being part of one of the oldest, and most storied, historical landmarks in Alabama. Sloss Furnaces represents a century old tradition of iron making, with roots that include its role in making Birmingham the Magic City.