Welcome to Attractions in America web site, an online resource where you can review for things to do while traveling or ideas for a day or weekend excursion. The U.S. is a versatile country filled with a multitude of places to see. Attractions, tours, historical monuments, beaches, islands, museums, dining, unique out of the way places, and so much more.
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Create memories and capture the beauty of the breathtaking desert landscapes. All tours include (at no cost to you) photo instruction by a certified professional photographer, Aaron Dennis.You can also choose to have your portrait taken a scenic desert locaton at no additoinal cost. A once in a lifetime experience for the entire family.
Visit their web site for more information on the Anza Borrego Desert jeep excursion tours, rates and booking information.
SPECIAL DISCOUNT: 50% off Anza Borrego Desert Jeep Tours . To redeem this discount mention Attractions in America at time of booking or print out this page.
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Learn to dance and you can join dance clubs and be able to go to any nightclub, no matter what the venue and dance the night away with others who share the passion of dancing.
Learning to dance shouldn't be intimidating. Whether you want to learn the tango, salsa or if you're looking to compete, we have the experience to help you
With over 30 years of experience. The Dance instructors will share their knowledge and skills as well as their passion.
Visit Ballroom Dancing Columbus Ohio web site for more details and change your world today with dance, they have several locations throughout Central Ohio.
Photo courtesy of Ballroom Dancing Columbus Ohio
Bring your family and see Father Flanagan's vision for changing the way America cares for children, families and communities at the world-famous Village of Boys Town! We offer many FREE family attractions, a museum, beautiful gardens and more.
Visit the web site for photos, history and more details.
Photo courtesy of Boys Town
Cane River Creole National Historical Park features the popular Oakland Plantation and outbuildings of the Magnolia Plantation.
Grounds of both sites are open from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. daily, and self-guiding maps are available on-site. A guided tour of the Oakland Plantation main house is conducted by a ranger every day at 1:00 p.m. Depending on staff levels, more tours may be available. Please call us 318 356-8441 for more information.
Cane River Creole National Historical Park is located within the Cane River National Heritage Area. The entire family can spend the afternoon at Cane River Creole National Historical Park visiting 18 acres of historical sites, forts and museums.
Visit the Cane River Creole National Historical Park web site for information on park location, how to get there, operating hours, activities, facilities, park history and more.
Address of the Oakland Plantation
4386 Highway 494 Natchez, La 71456
Address of the Magnolia Plantation
5549 Highway 119 Derry, La 71416
Pictured is an overseers house at Oakland Plantation: An overseer was responsible for management of the plantation’s laborers, stock, land, and tools. The overseer's residence at Oakland was constructed in 1861 by enslaved labor for an overseer named Seneca Pace. Pace kept a daily journal of work and weather at Oakland.
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Carhenge, replicates Stonehenge and consists of a circle of cars, 3 standing trilithons within the circle, the heel stone, slaughter stone, and 2 station stones and includes a “Car Art Preserve” with sculptures made from cars and parts of cars.
Located just north of Alliance, Nebraska, Carhenge is formed from vintage American automobiles, painted gray to replicate Stonehenge. Built by Jim Reinders as a memorial to his father, it was dedicated at the June 1987 summer solstice.
Carhenge is open all day, every day!
Admission to Carhenge is a FREE attraction site, however, donations are gladly accepted to assist with preservation, maintenance, and upgrades. June 2014 – Carhenge named as one of the top 3 Quirky Landmarks by USA Today.
Visit the web site for more details and to check out their calender of events.
Photo courtesy of Carhenge
The caves attract visitors and tourists from all over the world and is a must see thing to do when in New Mexico. The park offers, Self-guided Cave Tours, Ranger-guided Cave Tours and the Bat Flight Program where Brazilian (Mexican) Free-tailed bats take off for their nightly exodus.
Visit the National Park web site for complete information on hours, prices, photos, programs, cave tours and more.
Photo Courtesy of National Park Service
The seals and sea lions have taken over this area and bask on the beach after a day of feeding. A definite put on your list for the entire family, a free attraction popular attraction for visitors from all over the world.
Splendid views, wildlife and parks for a day of picnicking. Our number one pick for things to do in La Jolla sightseeing. No fee to enjoy the view.
If you are looking to do some sightseeing in San Diego and want to visit one of the most beautiful beaches in the Area, then the La Jolla coast will not disappoint. Wildlife, the ocean, shopping and more in one beautiful area.
Davey’s Locker is the most popular option for those who are looking for whale watching excursions in southern California. Thousands of whales viewed each season and beautiful coastline combines to make a world renowned whale watching destination.
The same pristine habitat that draws whales and dolphin supports amazing inshore and offshore fisheries year round. Along with general admission whale watching and deep sea fishing excursions, Davey’s Locker provides charter fishing boats, and private boat rentals for fishing and whale watching excursions for all size groups.
A perfect memorable outing for the entire family or tourist destination for fishing and whale and dolphin watching off the coast of California.
Visit the web site for more information, details and how to book a great day in Newport Beach.
Step into the PORTAL and be transported to the nightmares of your childhood. Let the fear be your guide as you walk through the night. Live the fright that created this movie madness.
The Maze Of Screams
Get lost in the Maze of Screams...
With loud music, strobing lights, and surprises around every corner, you're sure to add your own scream to this maze. Visit this attraction for only $5.00!
The Classic Curse
Take this road and learn what actually caused this land to be cursed.
Meet the lost souls that walk here. See what pains they have been through - but move quickly as they are always looking to add a few more.
Open the months of September, October, November
Visit their web site for more details, schedule and ticket prices.
Photo courtesy of Dead Land
Run by paintball enthusiasts who are active in playing and coaching, DiamondHill Paintball caters to people interested in casual and competitive play.
Customers love our outdoor field. Check in at the center, find a pit area and table, and play on any field you like. You are able to play as a group or by yourself. We offer rentals or you can play with your own gear.
Contact our recreational facility in Harrisburg, Oregon, to request more information about our paintball and speedball tournaments.
Member of the Tri-County Chamber of Commerce.
SPECIAL DISCOUNT: Bring in a printout of this web page and each player can play a 2 hour session with gear, air and 500 paintballs for only $25.
Visit the web site for more details, photos and more.
Photo courtesy of DiamondHill Paintball