Top 10 Famous Historical Landmarks in the USA

6: The World Trade Center Memorial, New York City, New York

The World Trade Center Memorial, New York City, New York

Nearly everyone was affected by the 9/11 attack upon America, and seeing the tribute to the victims, their families and the survivors is a humbling and beautiful experience. While it is not easy to see the victim's names inscribed on bronze panels edging the pool of the memorial, it is a way to honor and remember the victims of 9/11 and the 1993 WTC bombing.

Address: Greenwich St & Liberty St, New York, NY 10006

7: USS Arizona Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii

USS Arizona Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii

Located in Pearl Harbor and commemorating December 7th, 1941 the USS Arizona Memorial memorializes the final resting place of over 1,100 soldiers killed in the surprise Japanese attack on America. The Memorial straddles the sunken hull of the USS Arizona and is accessible only by boat.

Address: 1 Arizona Memorial Pl, Honolulu, HI 96818
Website: www.nps.gov

8: Lewis and Clark National Historical Park, Astoria, Oregon

Lewis and Clark National Historical Park, Astoria, Oregon
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At the Lewis and Clark National Historical park, you can visit the Fort Clatsop replica and virtually travel the same journey taken more than 200 years ago by members of the Corps of Discovery at the Lewis and Clark Interpretative Center.

Address: 92343 Fort Clatsop Rd, Astoria, OR 97103
Website: www.nps.gov

9: Fort Sumter, Charleston, South Carolina

Fort Sumter, Charleston, South Carolina
Photo Courtesy: NPS Site

Experience the bravery and hard-fought battle fought at Fort Sumter marking the beginning of the Civil War. While the battle lasted for a grueling 34 hours, the first-hand history and perspective you gain from your visit will last a lifetime.

Address: 1214 Middle St, Sullivan's Island, SC 29482
Website: www.nps.gov

10: The Henry Ford Museum, Dearborn, Michigan

The Henry Ford Museum, Dearborn, Michigan

The Henry Ford museum holds one of the largest displays of everyday genius ever to be exhibited. Whether you visit one of the permanent exhibits or one of the must see visiting exhibits, you will not be disappointed by all that the Henry Ford has to offer.

Address: 20900 Oakwood, Dearborn, MI 48124

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