Historical Sites

Learning about the history of our nation while traveling on vacation is a great way to spend a summer trip.  From visiting sites in the nation’s capitol to visiting sites as far west as the Oregon Trail in Oregon there are places throughout the nation where you can go as a family and learn more about our country’s past.  Some of the most famous historical destinations include: Washington DC including all of the national monuments to the national and federal buildings including the White House; Jamestown and Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia; Independence Hall in Philadelphia; Pearl Harbor in Hawaii; Gettysburg, Pennsylvania; Plymouth Plantation in Massachusetts; Trail of Tears; Oregon Trail; Space Center, Houston; The World Trade Center Memorial; and even the Alamo, Texas.Washington DCwww.flickr.com/photos/ricricciardi/13713985065