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Dothan is The Peanut Capital of the World. Or if you prefer – The Circle City. If those names do not appeal to you, maybe The Hub of the Wiregrass will. Any name you like, Dothan remains the same beautiful city. Located in Alabama, this city is in the southeastern corner of the United States of America and is the county seat of Houston County with parts of the town expanding to other counties – Dale and Henry. The name of Dothan is inspired from the Bible, more exactly from the Genesis, where a verse says “let us go to Dothan”. This is also the largest town in the whole Alabama with a population of more than 65.000 people.
Top Attractions within Dothan
The US Army Aviation Museum has one of the largest collections of helicopters on the whole world. You can find out the history of the Army Aviation, see dioramas, movies, photographs and learn about the important role of the aviation in the history of the United States of America.
George Washington Carver Monument is a tribute to one of the greatest farmers in the history of the country. George Washington Carver was also a great educator and researcher and his work is the base of the creation of more than 300 peanuts products, more than 100 from sweet potatoes and many more products from other southern plants.
The Wiregrass Museum of Art is located in a building that is almost 100 years old. The museum was opened in Dothan in 1989 and features great works of Alabama locals and famous artists like Franks Flemming and Dale Lewis.
The Peanut Monument is located downtown Dothan at the visitor information center and this monument is indicating Dothan as the capital of peanuts in the world.
Sothern Alabama Community Theater is a great theater in Dothan where you can see great live performances of artist from the Dothan community.