Come see the Magic City from Vulcan's view. Atop Red Mountain on a 124-foot pedestal, the world''s largest cast iron statue overlooks the city of Birmingham. The park grounds and observation tower surrounding Vulcan offer breathtaking panoramic views of downtown Birmingham and the area??? an ideal first stop to introduce you to the city, day or night. Visit Vulcan Park and Museums tourist information center and explore the city's only indoor and outdoor exhibits that feature the regions history as well as the story of the iconic 56-foot statue that has become the beloved symbol of Birmingham.