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 a glimpse into the great industrial past of the South and our nation.


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As a Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark volunteer, you’re investing in the future of Sloss Furnaces, Birmingham, and our entire community.

Photography at Sloss

Whether you are a hobbiest, professional, or beginner, Sloss Furnaces provides a wonderfully unique setting for photography of all types.


Sloss Furnaces offers endless educational opportunities. Whether you are part of a school, club, business or organization, or any other kind of group, Sloss Furnaces provides an educational and awe-inspiring experience for all ages.