History & Heritage

Art Museums

MARYLAND
American Visionary Art Museum and again, even better!
Annmarie Sculpture Garden
Baltimore Museum of Art and again
Museum of Fine Arts (Washington County, MD)
Walters Art Museum

NEW JERSEY
Grounds for Sculpture
Grounds for Sculpture Night Forms Dream Loop — COMING SOON!

NEW YORK
Art Omi Scupture Park
Corning Glass Museum
Feniwick Art Museum — COMING SOON!
Rockwell Museum

PENNSYLVANIA
Allentown Art Museum
Andy Warhol Museum
James A. Michener Art Museum
Randyland
Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art – Ligonier
Westmoreland Art Museum

WASHINGTON DC
National Gallery of Art – East Building

Black & African-American Heritage

MARYLAND
Annapolis Hidden History
Bucktown General Store
Caroline County UGRR
Dorchester County’s Black History Murals
Hammond-Harwood House
Harriet Tubman Byway
Harriet Tubman State Park
Historic Annapolis Museum Freedom Bound: Runaways of the Chesapeake Exhibit
Riversdale Plantation
St Mary’s City

NEW YORK
Harriet Tubman House
Harriet Tubman National Historic Site
Sojourner Truth Driving Tour
Sojourner Truth Interpretive Trail

PENNSYLVANIA
William C Goodrich Freedom Center & Underground Railroad Museum’s Festival of Trees

VIRGINIA
Alexandria African-American Heritage Park
Alexandria Black History Museum
Anne Spencer House and Garden
Belle Grove Plantation and Bed & Breakfast
Booker T Washington National Monument
Black History in Hampton VA
Contraband and Freedman Cemetery
Emancipation Oak (Hampton VA)
Fort Monroe Casemate Museum
Freedom House Museum
Hampton’s Hidden History
Shenandoah Valley Black History Driving Tour

WASHINGTON DC
Cedar Hill/Frederick Douglass National Historic Site
Lincoln Summer Cottage
WEST VIRGINIA
Green Hill Historic African American Cemetery

Civil War & Related

Five Overlooked Must-see Civil War Sites

DELAWARE
Fort Delaware

MARYLAND
Antietam Illumination
Antietam National Battlefield Dayhike
Dr. Samuel Mudd House
Fort Foote
Maryland Heights Hike: Part 1 and Part 2
Monocacy National Battlefield Park
Monocacy National Battlefield — Worthington Farm Hikes
Monterey Pass Battlefield Park
Sugarloaf Mountain Park
Surratt’s Tavern
Tudor Hall

PENNSYLVANIA
Bloody Knox Cabin
Farnsworth House Inn
Gettysburg Heritage Museum
Gettysburg National Military Park
       via Segway
       via bicycle
       InSite iPad tour
       Cemetery Ridge Hike
Heritage Rail Trail
Shriver House Museum

VIRGINIA

American Civil War MuseumBlandford Cemetery
Cedar Creek/Belle Grove National Battlefield and Historic Site
Confederate White House
Fort Monroe Casemate Museum
Fredericksburg National Battlefield
Grand Caverns
High Bridge Rail Trail
Historic Jamestowne
Hollywood Cemetery
Malvern Hill Battlefield — Seven Days Battle
Manassas National Battlefield Park
Museum of the Confederacy
New Market Battlefield
Petersburg Crater Battlefield
Polegreen ChurchPoplar Grove National Cemetery
Prospect Hill Cemetery (Front Royal, VA)
Richmond National Battlefield Park, Cold Harbor
Sailors Creek Battlefield Historic Site
Stonewall Jackson Winter Headquarters (Winchester, VA)
Tilghman Moore House (Stonewall Jackson’s Headquarters)
Winchester National Cemetery

WASHINGTON DC
Lincoln’s Summer Cottage
Missing Soldiers Office

WEST VIRGINIA
Belle Boyd House
Bolivar Heights Battlefield
Fort Mill Trenches
Harpers Ferry
Pedal Through the Past

Historic Houses & House Museums

DELAWARE
John Dickinson Plantation
Governor Ross Mansion
Winterthur

MARYLAND
Annapolis by Candlelight Tour
Belmont Manor
Cambridge, MD historic homes
Carter – Archer Mansion
Clara Barton Homestead
Dr. Samuel Mudd House
Hammond-Harwood House
Historic Homes in Frederick, MD
Hampton Mansion
Ladew House Museum and Topiary Gardens
Lander Lockhouse
Miller House
Patapsco Female Institute
Pemberton Hall
Poe House Museum
Poplar Hill Mansion
Riversdale Plantation
Schifferstadt
Star-Spangled Banner Flag House
Surratt’s Tavern
Tudor Hall

NEW YORK
Boldt Castle
Hasbrouk House (Washington’s Headquarters)
Historic Huguenot Street
Hyde House — COMING SOON!
Kykuit/Rockefeller Estate
Lindenwald
Singer Castle
Sunnyside

PENNSYLVANIA
Anderson Mansion Ghost Hunt
Benjamin Parry Mansion
Bloody Knox Cabin
Boal Mansion
Centre Furnace Mansion
Eisenhower Farm
Farnsworth House Inn
Fallingwater
Fonthill Castle and Revisited
Hanna’s Town Museum
Kentuck Knob
Pearl S. Buck House
Shriver House
Wagner-Ritter House

VIRGINIA
Anne Spencer House and Garden
Arlington Mansion
Belle Grove Plantation and Bed & Breakfast
Belle Grove Plantation (Middletown, VA) — COMING SOON!
Confederate White House
Ferry Farm
Gadsby’s Tavern
Gunston HallOpen Hearth Cooking at Gunston Hall, and Photo Safari at Gunston Hall
Mary Washington House
Maymont Mansion
Monticello
Montpelier
Morven Park
Overton-Hillsman House (Sailors Creek Battlefield State Park)
Point of Honor Mansion
Scotchtown Plantation
Tilghman Moore House (Stonewall Jackson’s Headquarters)

WASHINGTON DC
Cedar Hill
Lincoln’s Summer Cottage
WEST VIRGINIA
Adam Stephen House
Belle Boyd House

Lighthouses

ATLANTIC SEABOARD
Assateague Island Lighthouse
Barnegat Lighthouse
Cape May Lighthouse

CHESAPEAKE BAY
Baltimore Light
Bloody Point Lighthouse
Choptank Lighthouse
Cove Point Lighthouse
Drum Point Lighthouse
Hollands Bar Lighthouse
Hoopers Island Lighthouse
Hoopers Straight Light
Janes Island Lighthouse
Old Point Comfort Lighthouse
Point Lookout Lighthouse
Point No Point Lighthouse
Sandy Point Lighthouse
Seven Foot Knoll Lighthouse
Smith Point (south of Potomac River) Lighthouse
Sharkfin Shoal Lighthouse
Sharps Island Lighthouse
Solomon’s Lump Lighthouse
Thomas Point Lighthouse and lighthouse cottage tour
Turkey Point Lighthouse
Watts Island Lighthouse

DELAWARE BAY
Brandywine Shoal Lighthouse
Cross Ledge Shoal Lighthouse
East End Breakwater Lighthouse and Paranormal Investigation
Elbow of Cross Ledge Lighthouse
Fourteen Foot Bank Lighthouse
Miah Maull Shoal Lighthouse
Ship John Shoal Lighthouse
West Harbor Refuge Lighthouse

NEW YORK
Esopus Lighthouse
Sleepy Hollow Point Lighthouse
St Lawrence River
Rock Island Light House
Sunken Rock Light House
Tibbets Point Light House

Museums

DELAWARE
Air Mobility Command Museum
Johnson Victrola Museum

MARYLAND
Baltimore Museum of Industry
Calvert Marine Museum
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum
Edgar Allen Poe Museum
Freedom Bound: Runaways of the Chesapeake
Harriet Tubman Visitors Center
Historic Annapolis Museum Freedom Bound: Runaways of the Chesapeake Exhibit
Historic Ships of Baltimore Part 1 and Part 2
Ripley’s Believe It or Not Odditorium
St Mary’s City
Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art

PENNSYLVANIA
9 Coal Mine and Museum
Clearfield Co. Historical Museum
Eastern State Penitentiary and Update
Eckley Miners’ Village
Gettysburg Heritage Center
Grice Museum
Hanna’s Town Museum
Johnstown Flood Museum
Johnstown Flood National Memorial
Kemerer Museum of the Decorative Arts
Lincoln Highway Experience
Mercer Museum
Moravian Pottery and Tile Works
Museum of the American Revolution
Mutter Museum
National Museum of Industry History
Pittsburgh Toonseum
Rockhill Trolley Museum — COMING SOON!
Swigert Automobile Museum — COMING SOON!
West Overton Industrial Village

NEW YORK
9/11 Museum and Memorial
Chittenango Canal Boat Museum — COMING SOON!
Erie Canal Museum — COMING SOON!
Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome
Washington’s Headquarters at Newburgh

VIRGINIA
American Civil War Museum
Edgar Allen Poe Museum
Fort Monroe Casemate Museum
Historic Jamestowne
Hugh Mercer Apothecary Museum
James Monroe Museum
Moton Museum
Museum of the Confederacy
NASA Visitors Center/Virginia Air and Space Center
Old City Cemetery
Old Faquier Jail
Tredegar Iron Works
Udvar Hazy Air & Space Museum

WASHINGTON DC
International Spy Museum
Missing Soldiers Museum
Smithsonian Castle

Native American Heritage

MARYLAND
Rocks State Park
Soldiers Delight Natural Environmental Area Choate Mine Trail
St Mary’s City
Wetipquin Creek (Nanticoke River Water Trail)

WEST VIRGINIA
Adena Burial Mounds/Grave Creek Burial Mound

On the Rails

MARYLAND
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Museum — COMING SOON!
Romance on the Rails
More Romance on the Rails
Murder Mystery on the Western MD Scenic Railway

PENNSYLVANIA
Broad Hill Train Museum — COMING SOON!
Rockhill Trolley Museum — COMING SOON!

WEST VIRGINIA
Cass Scenic Rail Road
Martinsburg Roundhouse
Potomac Eagle Scenic Railroad

Revolutionary War

NEW JERSEY
Washington Crossing Historic Park
NEW YORK
Washington’s Headquarters, Newburgh
PENNSYLVANIA
Museum of the American Revolution
Valley Forge National Historic Park

VIRGINIA
Polegreen Church
Road to Revolution Trail
Scotchtown Plantation

Updated March 2022