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Discover Our Shared Heritage Travel Itinerary Series

Heritage Education Services

As our list of travel itineraries grows, the historic destinations you can visit online or in person are virtually endless! Each itinerary is a self-guided tour to historic places most of which are listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Spotlighting different communities, geographic regions and themes across the country, the travel itineraries expose you to a huge variety of places significant in American history, architecture, archeology, engineering, and culture. The Discover Our Shared Heritage Travel Itineraries can help you plan your next trip!

Landscape Architecture Month

It's Spring, celebrate Landscape Architecture Month

Click on any of these examples of designed landscapes featured in travel itineraries and learn more about the history of landscape architecture throughout America.

Madison, Indiana

Veterans Affairs National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers


Learn about, visit, and explore the historic places that illustrate the history and development of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers from its earliest conception to the use of the branches as modern Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Centers. The National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers Discover Our Shared Heritage travel itinerary was produced by the National Park Service's Heritage Education Services and Federal Preservation Institute, in partnership with the Department of Veterans Affairs Historic Preservation Office, the National Preservation Institute, and the National Conference of State Historic Preservation Officers.


Crown Hill Cemetery in Indianapolis

Grant Park in Route 66


Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, VA

Inman Park in Atlanta

Lithia Park in Ashland, OR

Rock Creek Park in Washington, DC


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