Tuscumbia Alabama is a city in and the county seat of Colbert County, Alabama located in the Northwest corner of the state. This strategic location places Tuscumbia at the hub of the great Tennessee River Valley.. Tuscumbia was an early center for agriculture, commerce and industry that included the first railroad west of the Allegheny Mountains. Tuscumbia Alabama Attractions:
Home of Helen Keller
America’s first lady of courage, Helen Keller, was born in Tuscumbia. Her birthplace, known as Ivy Green, is open daily for tours. William Gibson’s famous play, “The Miracle Worker”, is presented each summer by talented local performers.