Surrounded by the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in Northeast Alabama, Grant is located in Marshall
County on top of Gunter Mountain at an elevation of 1,310 feet. Beautiful scenery surrounds Grant with views of Guntersville Lake, the Tennessee River and historic Kennamer Cove. Grant is also conveniently situated between surrounding cities such as Guntersville, Scottsboro and HuntsvilleAlabama.
Grant takes its name from the U.S. Post Office, which was established on May 18, 1887 to serve the citizens of Gunter Mountain. The post
office was named for President Ulysses S. Grant. The Town of Grant was later incorporated on November 15, 1945.
Rich in history, Grant is
home to the Kate Duncan Smith Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) School started in 1924. Also, located just five miles from Grant is the Cathedral Caverns State Park. The Caverns
gained national recognition as one of the scenic attractions in the state of Alabama and the South through an article written in the June 1962 issue of Reader’s Digest, “A Man, A Cave, and A
Town of Grant
4766 Main St / P. O. Box 70
Grant, AL 35747
Main (256) 728-2007
Fax (256) 728-5739
Town Council meetings are held at 6:30 p.m. on the first and
Monday nights of each month in the Council Chambers.
All meetings are open to the public.
Court is held on the 3rd Thursday every other month at 1
Next Court Date is July 16, 2015
MILE PLUS YARD SALE -
SEPTEMBER 26, 2015
GRANT CHRISTMAS PARADE - DECEMBER 5, 2015 1:00 P.M.