30 Most Famous Landmarks in North America Story

By Nawaal R. Khan

Introduction

30 Most Famous Landmarks in North America Story

This article covers the most famous landmarks in North America to visit, from natural landmarks...

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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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The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA

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

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Mount Rushmore National Memorial, South Dakota, USA

Another famous USA landmark that has become synonymous with America is Mt. Rushmore. Completed in...

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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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Washington Monument, Washington DC, USA

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

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Redwood National Park, California, USA

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

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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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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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Independence Hall, Pennsylvania, USA

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

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Hoover Dam, Nevada, USA

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

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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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CN Tower, Ontario, Canada

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

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Rideau Canal, Ontario, Canada

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

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Parliament Hill, Ontario, Canada

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

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Stanley Park, British Columbia, Canada

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

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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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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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Quartier Petit Champlain, Quebec, Canada

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

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Hotel de Glace, Quebec, Canada

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

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Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada

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

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Chichen Itza, Yucatan, Mexico

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

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Chapultepec Castle, Mexico City, Mexico

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

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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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Metropolitan Cathedral, Mexico City, Mexico

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

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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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Palenque, Chiapas, Mexico

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

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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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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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Teotihuacan Pyramids, Teotihuacan, Mexico

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

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Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico

The Tulum Archaeological Zone is a famous Cancun landmark that contains some of the most...

Conclusion

Conclusion

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

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