Directions to First Baptist Tuscaloosa

721 Greensboro Avenue, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

From Interstate 20/59 -Take I-359 North into downtown Tuscaloosa. Turn right on 8th Street and go one block. First Baptist is located between 7th and 9th Streets on Greensboro Avenue. The Sanctuary is on the corner of 8th and Greensboro.

From Northport – Take Highway 69 S./Lurleen Wallace Boulevard into downtown Tuscaloosa. Turn left on 7th or 8th Street and go one block. First Baptist is located between 7th and 9th Streets on Greensboro Avenue.

From The University of Alabama Campus – First Baptist Church is located in Downtown Tuscaloosa, which is west of the UA campus. Take University Blvd. west to Greensboro Ave. and turn left. First Baptist is located two blocks south on the left between 7th and 9th Streets on Greensboro Avenue. You may also take Bryant Drive west from the UA campus and turn right onto either 23rd Avenue or Greensboro Ave. (College Worship meets Tuesdays at 8 p.m. in the Student Building, which is on the corner of 8th Street and 23rd Avenue.)

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You’ll find street-side parking along the perimeter of the First Baptist campus. Please note that on weekdays the parking on 7th Street and Greensboro Avenue is limited to two hours.

There are three parking lots available for your use: The Greensboro lot  between 8th and 9th Streets on Greensboro Avenue, the East lot at the SE corner of 7th Street and 23rd Avenue, and the North lot located on 23rd Avenue between 6th and 7th Streets.

Parking in the North lot: The entrance/exit to this parking lot is on 7th Street. Please note that a fence divides our portion of the lot from the half accessible from 6th Street, which is now owned by another party.

Also….The City of Tuscaloosa parking garage on the northeast corner of 7th Street and 23rd Avenue is available. People attending First Baptist Church may use this parking garage at anytime at no cost. Entrance to the garage is from 7th Street, and parking is available on the second, third, and fourth levels. An elevator is located in the northeast corner of the parking garage, and a stairway is in the southwest corner.

Shuttle Service is available on Sundays from 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. from the North parking lot (and from the city parking deck during inclement weather). The shuttle picks up and drops off at the 7th Street entrance to the Fellowship Hall.

Covered wheelchair accessible entrances to the building are conveniently located on 8th Street near the Guest Services entrance. Other accessible entrances are located on 7th Street at the Fellowship Hall entrance and on 23rd Avenue in front of the Family Ministry Building.