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  • The American Writers Museum celebrates writers and inspires people to engage in reading and writing through innovative and interactive exhibits.

  • Experience the creation of a nation’s story at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History.

  • The Kasha-Katuwe Rocks National Monument in New Mexico is known for its cone-shaped rock formations, hiking trails and birdlife. 

  • The Misty Fiords National Monument in Alaska is home to pristine natural beauty and diverse wildlife.

  • Yosemite National Park is internationally renowned for its spectacular cliffs, waterfalls, clear streams, giant sequoia groves and biological diversity.

  • Explore a combination of unique and scenic landscapes at Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve in Idaho. 

  • At Natural Bridges National Monument in Utah, visitors can ponder the power of water in a landscape that’s usually defined by its absence. 

  • One of the least visited U.S. national parks, Kobuk Valley National Park in Alaska is remote and wild, and known for its magnificent sand dunes. 

  • The hottest and driest national park in the United States, Death Valley is known for its sand dunes, deep canyons and even fields of wildflowers.

  • Wind Cave National Park in South Dakota is home to one of the world’s longest cave systems, known for its honeycomb-like formations and more.

  • Olympic National Park is home to three distinctly different ecosystems: glacier-capped mountains, rain forests and a wild coastline.

  • Joshua Tree National Park in California spans two distinct desert ecosystems and is home to a fascinating variety of plants and wildlife. 

  • From roaring fumaroles to boiling lakes, Lassen Volcanic National Park is a perfect destination for those looking to discover volcanic treasures. 

  • Congaree National Park in South Carolina protects the largest intact expanse of old-growth bottomland hardwood forest remaining in the United States.

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