Last Updated on March 25, 2021
4. Washington, D.C.
The country’s capital is brimming with monuments and memorials that are considered architectural gems today.
Other than the White House, you can check out The Washington Monument, the Capitol Building, the Abraham Lincoln Memorial, Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, National World War II Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and more. All of this won’t cost you a dime, so enjoy it to the fullest.
5. St. Augustine, Florida
Founded in September 1565, St. Augustine is the oldest inhabited European-founded city and is commonly known as the “Nation’s Oldest City.”
This city is steeped in history, so take the chance to spend some time at the Colonial Quarter to see how the people of the 16th, 17th, and 18th centuries lived., then check the Castillo de San Marcos National Monument, the oldest masonry fort in the continental U.S.
Don’t forget Fort Mose, which is the site of the first free African-American settlement in the U.S.
Those were the top five historical sites in the U.S. that you should visit at least once if you’d like to learn some more about history or just simply enjoy a cultural trip! Let us know if you have already been to any of them!