Category: Historic Sites

28 May

Things to Know about Arlington Cemetery

A visit to Arlington Cemetery is on the tour list for most every visitor to Washington DC. Everyone knows that they want to see the Changing of the Guard...

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11 May

Sgt. Alvin C York State Historical Park

Sometimes there are ordinary people that do something to grab the world’s attention and have a story to tell that spans generations. Sgt. Alvin C York is one of...

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12 Jan

Martin Luther King Jr Historic Site

Our family has visited many historic sites that have influenced our lives. We have been to Andrew Johnson’s home place,  Davy Crockett’s birthplace,  toured President Lincoln’s Homeplace and tomb...

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26 Nov

Presidential Libraries around the US

One great way to learn about our US Presidents is to visit the Presidential Libraries. We have had 45 presidents but as of 2017, there are 14 presidential libraries....

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08 Sep

5 Things to Know Before You Visit Boston

Have you visited the city of Boston, Massachusetts recently? For the past year, our kids have been telling us that we need to go to Boston for vacation. We...

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08 Aug

Ultimate Abraham Lincoln Road Trip

If you are interested in learning about our 16th President, Abraham Lincoln, then you need to actually go to the historic sites that have connections to this President. Here...

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