30 Most Famous Landmarks in North America Story

By Nawaal R. Khan

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Introduction

30 Most Famous Landmarks in North America Story

One of the most visited continents in the world is North America. From the natural...

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Landmark 1

Statue of Liberty, New York, USA

Pretty much the symbol of America, the Statue of Liberty is one of the most...

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Landmark 2

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA

There are many museums all around the US and North America to visit, each with...

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Landmark 3

Mount Rushmore National Memorial, South Dakota, USA

Another landmark that has become synonymous with America is Mt. Rushmore. Completed in 1941, it...

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Landmark 4

Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, USA

The Grand Canyon is one of the top landmarks in North America and attracts many...

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Landmark 5

Washington Monument, Washington DC, USA

Washington DC has many different landmarks that are very popular with tourists who visit, such...

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Landmark 6

Redwood National Park, California, USA

The USA has many national parks that each have their unique characteristics and warrant a...

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Landmark 7

Golden Gate Bridge, California, USA

Even if you’ve never been to the USA, you have probably heard of the Golden...

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Landmark 8

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, North Carolina, USA

Perched on the border of North Carolina and Tennessee, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park,...

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Landmark 9

Independence Hall, Pennsylvania, USA

Whenever you’re in America, and you want to understand the roots of the country, the...

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Landmark 10

Hoover Dam, Nevada, USA

Another one of the engineering marvels of the modern world, the Hoover Dam in Nevada,...

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Landmark 11

Niagara Falls, Ontario/New York, Canada/USA

A list of the most important landmarks in North America would not be complete without...

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Landmark 12

CN Tower, Ontario, Canada

There are always a few landmarks that are synonymous with a country, and for Canada,...

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Landmark 13

Rideau Canal, Ontario, Canada

RIght in the center of Ottawa, you will find the historic Rideau Canal. It is...

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Landmark 14

Parliament Hill, Ontario, Canada

One of the most important landmarks in Canada and a famous landmark in North America,...

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Landmark 15

Stanley Park, British Columbia, Canada

One of the most famous landmarks in North America, Stanley Park in Vancouver, Canada, is...

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Landmark 16

The Butchart Gardens, British Columbia, Canada

Located in Brentwood Bay, Victoria, the historic Butchart Gardens are a collection of floral gardens....

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Landmark 17

Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac, Quebec, Canada

Old Quebec City is known as the hub of historic buildings in Canada. It has...

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Landmark 18

Quartier Petit Champlain, Quebec, Canada

If you love to relive the glory of the past, you will love this quaint...

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Landmark 19

Hotel de Glace, Quebec, Canada

One of the unique landmarks in Canada is the Hotel de Glace. It is located...

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Landmark 20

Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada

One of the most famous natural landmarks of Canada is Banff National Park. It is...

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Landmark 21

Chichen Itza, Yucatan, Mexico

Chichen Itza served as the center of pilgrimage for the ancient Mayan civilization for more...

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Landmark 22

Chapultepec Castle, Mexico City, Mexico

The only castle to serve as an actual home for royalty on the continent, Castillo...

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Landmark 23

Templo Mayor Museum, Mexico City, Mexico

Another landmark that is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Templo Mayor, is situated on the...

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Landmark 24

Metropolitan Cathedral, Mexico City, Mexico

One of the most recognized landmarks in Mexico is the Catedral de Metropolitana de la...

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Landmark 25

Great Pyramid of Cholula, Puebla, Mexico

Who wouldn’t want to visit the largest pyramid in the world? Well, the Great Pyramid...

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Landmark 26

Palenque, Chiapas, Mexico

Located in the heart of Chiapas, Palenque is an ancient Mayan city-state and one of...

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Landmark 27

Monte Alban Archaeological Zone, Oaxaca, Mexico

Mexico is a country full of archaeological landmarks due to its rich history and traditions,...

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Landmark 28

Pyramid of the Niches, Veracruz, Mexico

Located in the city of El Tajin, in the state of Veracruz, you will find...

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Landmark 29

Teotihuacan Pyramids, Teotihuacan, Mexico

In the ancient city of Teotihuacan lies two grand pyramids, the Pyramid of the Sun...

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Landmark 30

Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico

Tulum is a Mexican city that contains some of the most historical landmarks in North...

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Conclusion

Conclusion

North America is a continent full of natural beauty, historic sites, and ancient archaeological ruins....

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