The preservation of the America's historic sites and landmarks is key in maintaining the integrity of these sites. Discover the birthplace of Lincoln, the home of Franklin D. Roosevelt and more.
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AmericaÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s national historic sites range from miniscule to massive, and simple to spectacular. They commemorate events, people, and places from our nationÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s history. Learn more about national historic sites in the United States.
In 1673, Indian guides showed French explorers a short land route that connected the Great Lakes with the Mississippi River System. Learn about the memorial to that discovery, the Chicago Portage National Historic Site, that preserves that vital link
Nearly four million visitors come to Arlington National Cemetery annually. Most come to pay respect to loved ones, to honor the leaders interred here, or to thank the more than 300,000 people buried here. Learn about vacations to Arlington Cemetery.
Gettysburg National Military Park offers a wide variety of activities and tours including bus horseback riding guided bicycle trips and private car tours. Find out more about family vacations to Gettysburg National Military Park.