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Alabama Capitol

Montgomery, Alabama

Completed in 1851, this National Historic Landmark is a museum of state history and...
Alfred B. Maclay State Gardens

Tallahassee, Florida

These beautiful ornamental gardens were first planted in 1923 by Alfred B. and Louise...
Allegheny County Courthouse And Jail

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Designed by famed architect Henry Hobson Richardson, the Allegheny County Courthouse and...
Amana Colonies

Amana, Iowa

The name Amana means to "remain faithful". It has, in many ways, remained...
Arkansas Historic Preservation Program

Little Rock, Arkansas

The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program is devoted to getting the citizens of Arkansas...
Ashael Bush House

Salem, Oregon

Bush House typifies a Victorian home in the truest sense of that word. Built by Asahel...
Assumption Parish Courthouse

Napoleonville, Louisiana

The Assumption Parish Courthouse was built in 1896, while the nearby jail is an earlier...
Athenaeum Rectory

Columbia, Tennessee

Originally designed in 1835 as a home for Samuel Polk Walker, President James K. Polk's...
Avon Inn

Avon, New York

This stately, 19th-century Greek Revival mansion, listed on the National Register of...
Babcock Smith House Museum

Westerly, Rhode Island

Since the middle of the eighteenth century the Babcock-Smith House has stood amid an ever...
Barker Mansion

Michigan City, Indiana

Much of the decor consists of authentic Barker family artifacts, including furnishings...
Barnacle, The

Miami, Florida

The distinctive vernacular architecture that prevailed in Miami at the end of the 19th...
Bayside Historic District

Miami, Florida

Comprised of four distinct subdivisions, Bayside mirrors the diversity and taste of its...
Beall Dawson Historic House Museum

Rockville, Maryland

Though today Rockville, MD, is a bustling suburb of the nation's capital, it was but a...
Bear Mountain Bridge And Tollhouse

Camp Smith, New York

As the oldest of NYSBA’s bridges, Bear Mountain Bridge was the first vehicular...
Beattie Powers Place

Catskill, New York

The site, with sweeping views of the Hudson River and the state historic site of Olana,...
Bellamy Mansion Museum Of History And Design Arts

Wilmington, North Carolina

The Bellamy Mansion is one of North Carolina's most spectacular examples of antebellum...
Belle Mont Mansion

Tuscumbia, Alabama

Magnificently sited on a commanding hilltop, Belle Mont is one of early Alabama’s...
Belmont Mansion

Nashville, Tennessee

The moving spirit of Belmont Mansion was Adelicia Hayes Franklin Acklen Cheatham. Born on...
Bennington Battle Monument

Bennington, Vermont

Soaring more than 300 feet above the lovely streets of Old Bennington, a striking stone...
Billingsley House Museum

Upper Marlboro, Maryland

Although Major John Billingsley never lived on the property he acquired from Lord...
Bleak House

Knoxville, Tennessee

Bleak House, an antebellum mansion of fifteen spacious rooms and wide halls, stands well...
Bolduc House Historic Properties

Sainte Genevieve, Missouri

Built in 1770 out near the river on the Le Grand Champ field by Louis Bolduc, a Canadian...
Bonnet House Museum & Gardens

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

The American artist Frederic Clay Bartlett used the Bonnet House as his winter residence...
Brucemore

Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Brucemore’s story is about hundreds of immigrants drawn to Cedar Rapids to work in...
Bull Stone House

Campbell Hall, New York

Built in 1722, the house was once home to William Bull, a stonemason builder, and his...
Bulloch Hall

Roswell, Georgia

Completed in 1839 for Major James Stephens Bulloch, one of Roswell's founders, Bulloch...
Cades Cove Thompson Brown House Museum

Maryville, Tennessee

Thompson-Brown House, included in the National Register of Historic Places and located at...
Cahokia Courthouse

Cahokia, Illinois

Built about 1740 as a four-room private residence by Jean le Poincet and later purchased...
Campbell House Museum

St. Louis, Missouri

After a monumental five-year, $3 million restoration the museum now stands as one of the...
Carroll Mansion And Phoenix Shot Tower

Baltimore, Maryland

Two sites operated by Carroll Museums, located in historic Jonestown, which was founded...
Carson City Post Office

Carson City, Nevada

The Carson City Post Office is an imposing late 19th-century building encompassing an...
Castle Of Marietta, The

Marietta, Ohio

The Castle of Marietta is the backdrop where groups and individuals of all ages come to...
Chesapeake And Ohio Canal National Historic Park

Hagerstown, Maryland

Originally, the C&O Canal was a lifeline for communities and businesses along the...
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

St. Michaels, Maryland

Founded in 1965, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum has expanded from a two acre campus...
Chesapeake Beach Railway Museum

Chesapeake Beach, Maryland

Located in a train station that was in operation from 1900 until the Great Depression,...
City Of Deadwood

Deadwood, South Dakota

What you'll see in Deadwood today is a careful, accurate restoration of a historically...
Clarke County Historical Museum

Grove Hill, Alabama

Housed in the historic Alston-Cobb house, the Clarke County Historical Museum seeks to...
Colonial Spanish Quarter

St. Augustine, Florida

As St. Augustine's sole living history museum, the Colonial Spanish Quarter offers a rare...
Coral Castle

Homestead, Florida

A garden of carved stone, baffling in its construction, is the work of the reclusive Ed...
Cragfont

Castalian Springs, Tennessee

Cragfont was the home of General James Winchester, a protagonist of the American...
Crown Point State Historic Site

Crown Point, New York

During the French and Indian War, Ft. Fredric served as a critical French Bastion...
Daniel Boone Home

Defiance, Missouri

The adjoining Boonesfield Village is a collection of historic buildings from throughout...
Debary Hall Historic Site

DeBary, Florida

Visitors to Debary Hall will learn about the nineteenth-century tourism that overtook...
Decatur House Museum

Washington, District Of Columbia

The Decatur House, designed by the father of American architecture, Benjamin Henry...
Del Webb Sun Cities Museum

Sun City, Arizona

The Sun Cities Area Historical Society/Del Webb Sun Cities Museum is dedicated to the...
Deland Memorial Hospital Museum

Deland, Florida

Currently a museum housing eight galleries and exhibits, The DeLand Memorial Hospital was...
Dillon House

Fremont, Ohio

The Dillon House represents one of Fremont’s finest Victorian-era homes. It was...
Dorchester County Historical Society

Cambridge, Maryland

Located on the Eastern Shore, the Dorchester County Historical Society is based out of...
Dow Museum Of Historic Houses

St. Augustine, Florida

The nine houses in the Dow Museum of Historic Homes, dating from 1790 to 1910, are...
Dr. William A. Chapman House

Miami, Florida

Dr. William Chapman, one of Miami's first black physicians, was known for his educational...
Dubuque County Jail

Dubuque, Iowa

Rague’s architectural style is a fine example of Egyptian Revival architecture,...
Dunlawton Sugar Mill Botanical Gardens

Port Orange, Florida

Interpretive signs recount the history of this famous 16th century sugar mill and of the...
Durham Museum

Omaha, Nebraska

The Durham Museum provides countless opportunities to discover Omaha's history. After...
East Hillsborough Historical Society

Plant City, Florida

The offices of the Society are located on the second floor of the 1914 Plant City High...
Edison And Ford Winter Estates

Fort Myers, Florida

These estates feature changing special exhibits that explain the history and innovations...
Edsel & Eleanor Ford House

Grosse Pointe, Michigan

Edsel & Eleanor Ford House tells the story of the home life of a prominent American...
El Capitolio De Puerto Rico

San Juan, Puerto Rico

For Puerto Ricans, El Capitolio de Puerto Rico stands as a powerful symbol of self-...
Equinunk Historical Society

Equinunk, Pennsylvania

H.N. Farley bought the Calder lands and buildings from the estate of Joseph Calder in...
Essex Inn, The

Essex, New York

It has operated almost continuously since the early lake port days, making it one of the...
Fairfield Heritage Association: Georgian Museum

Lancaster, Ohio

Located in one of Lancaster's three National Historic Districts, this outstanding example...
Fallingwater

Mill Run, Pennsylvania

Wright designed and built Fallingwater from 1936 to 1939 for the Kaufmann family. In 1938...
Felix Valle House State Historic Site

Ste. Genevieve, Missouri

Settled by French-Canadian habitants in the late 1740s, the village of Ste. Genevieve has...
Fisher And New Center Buildings

Detroit, Michigan

The seven Fisher brothers built the Fisher Building as a home for Fisher and Company,...
Former Governor's Mansion

Bismarck, North Dakota

At various times he was a wholesale liquor dealer, register of the Bismarck Land Office,...
Fort Caroline National Memorial

Jacksonville, Florida

The need to compete with their ocean-spanning 16th-century rivals, the Spanish, chased...
Fort Lauderdale Historical Society

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Located on the New River, the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society tells the story of our...
Fourth Ward School

Virginia City, Nevada

On November 28, 1876, the excited residents of Virginia City christened their new...
Friends Of White Water Shaker Village

Cincinnati, Ohio

The nucleus of the White Water settlement formed in 1822 when members of the Union...
Gaineswood

Demopolis, Alabama

One of America’s finest Greek Revival houses, Gaineswood is a masterpiece....
Gamble Plantation Historic State Park

Ellenton, Florida

The Gamble Plantation's history stretches from Major Robert Gamble, who presided over a...
General Motors Building

Detroit, Michigan

The General Motors Building, completed in 1923, is the oldest extant General Motors...
Gordon House

Silverton, Oregon

The Gordon House was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, widely heralded as the greatest...
Government House Museum

St. Augustine, Florida

Since the late 16th century, Government House, located at the west end of the Plaza in...
Governor Henry Lippitt House Museum

Providence, Rhode Island

Over the years the family made only a few changes respecting the historic integrity of...
Greenbelt Museum

Greenbelt, Maryland

This museum includes 2 sites as well as guided tours of the town. The sites are a...
Grinnell Historical Museum

Grinnell, Iowa

Ever since its establishment, the museum has been a collective effort. For women's groups...
Grouseland

Vincennes, Indiana

Harrison was elected ninth President of the United States in 1840, so the home is a...
Hacienda De Los Martinez

Taos, New Mexico

Built in 1804 by Severino Martin (later changed to Martinez), this fortress-like building...
Halissee Hall

Miami, Florida

The Sewell family’s house was one of Miami’s most prominent homes. Halissee...
Hammerstein Historical House

Hollywood, Florida

The house was designed by prominent Hollywood architect Bayard Lukens in 1935 for Vera...
Hampton-Preston Mansion & Gardens

Columbia, South Carolina

One of Columbia's oldest remaining historic houses, the Hampton-Preston Mansion was home...
Harry S. Truman Little White House Museum

Key West, Florida

The museum's exhibits range from the microcosmic (the 1948 election) to the macrocosmic (...
Hay House

Macon, Georgia

Visitors can learn about the home's nationally significant architecture, technological...
Hazlewood Historical House Museum

Green Bay, Wisconsin

Built overlooking the historic Fox River, Hazelwood was originally the home of the Morgan...
Henry A. Deland House Museum

Deland, Florida

The DeLand House Museum was built in 1886 for DeLand's first attorney, Arthur George...
Henry County Historical Society

Napoleon, Ohio

A group of twenty-two interested individuals met at the Henry County Courthouse on...
Heritage Village

Largo, Florida

Heritage Village, Pinellas County's 21-acre living history museum, is located in the...
Hillforest

Aurora, Indiana

Shipping and riverboats were significant elements of the Gaff business enterprises and...
Hills & Dales Estate

LaGrange, Georgia

Visitors are invited to tour the Neel Reid designed home and historic Ferrell Gardens....
Hippodrome State Theatre

Gainesville, Florida

The Hippodrome State Theatre, founded in 1972 by local actors, is a major performing arts...
Historic Capitol

Tallahassee, Florida

Residing in its current location since 1845, the Historic Capitol today houses a museum...
Historic Columbia Foundation

Columbia, South Carolina

Historic Columbia Foundation serves as the steward of seven historic sites within the...
Historic Dayton House

Worthington, Minnesota

The home was built in 1890 and first owned by George Draper Dayton, founder of Dayton's...
Historic Dodge House

Council Bluffs, Iowa

In 1869, Dodge built his handsome Victorian home at 605 Third Street at the cost of $35,...
Historic Downtown Franklin

Franklin, Tennessee

Historic Franklin, Tenn. is maintained by the Heritage Foundation of Franklin and...
Historic Fallsington

Fallsington, Pennsylvania

In 1690, Samuel Burgess donated six acres to the Meeting for construction of the first...
Historic Odessa Foundation

Odessa, Delaware

The Historic Houses of Odessa offers guided tours all year long of five historic houses...
Historic Village And Deale Area Museum

Tracys Landing, Maryland

This site commemorates the first town established on Herring Bay. Find out about...
Historical Society Of Baltimore County

Cockeysville, Maryland

The Baltimore County Almshouse, built in 1782, is the Historical Society of Baltimore...