Historic site or heritage site is an official location where pieces of political, military, cultural, or social history have been preserved due to their cultural heritage value.
Audubon State Historic Site is a state park property in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana, between the towns of St. Francisville and Jackson. Read more
The well-preserved ramparts of Fort Gaines have guarded the entrance to Mobile Bay for more than 150 years. Read more
Hadrian's Wall was a defensive fortification in the Roman province of Britannia, begun in AD 122 in the reign of the emperor Hadrian. Read more
Fountains Abbey is one of the largest and best-preserved ruined Cistercian monasteries in England. Read more
Sledmere House is a Georgian country house containing Chippendale, Sheraton and French furnishings and many fine pictures. Read more
Berkeley Castle is a beautiful historic fortress with rooms including a medieval kitchen and gardens with a butterfly house. Read more
Visit Lincoln's New Salem State Historic Site, a reconstruction of the former village of New Salem, Illinois, where Abraham Lincoln lived from 1831 to 1837. Read more