The small town of Shorter, AL, is in a prime location to explore Montgomery. If you love country music, the Hank Williams Museum should not be missed. Learn about this interesting character, regarded as country music’s first superstar, and admire his personal artifacts and belongings. Next, the Montgomery Zoo is a great day out for adults and children alike. Explore the 40-acres and meet over 600 animals as you learn about their conservation and protection.