15 Things You Didn’t Know About U.S. Landmarks
Scattered all across our country are many famous landmarks. They make up our nation, explain history, draw tourists, motivate our communities, and educate us.
Many people, when they travel, take the time to visit these national monuments and landmarks – Mount Rushmore, the Statue of Liberty and the Golden Gate Bridge, just to name a few. But before you visit, take some time to educate yourself first. There are tons of interesting facts about our nation’s landmarks that you can’t learn by just looking them.[slideshow:86563]
Did you know that Glacier National Park is slowly disappearing and the Gateway Arch has a hidden time capsule? To know every fact about every national monument is nearly impossible, but continue reading to find out a few interesting things you didn’t know about U.S. landmarks.