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Getting to Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve

Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve is situated in central Idaho in the Snake River Plain. Located between the towns of Arco and Carey along US 20, the monument is defined by age-old lava flows, cinder cones, and sagebrush. With a landscape resembling that of the moon, Craters of the Moon National MonumentContinue reading “Getting to Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve”

Getting to Cedar Breaks National Monument

Located in southwestern Utah, Cedar Breaks National Monument protects a 3-mile long natural amphitheater. The rim of this beautiful monument rises 10,000 feet above sea level, resulting in snowy weather throughout the year. You have several options for how to get to Cedar Breaks National Monument.  The best way to get to Cedar Breaks NationalContinue reading “Getting to Cedar Breaks National Monument”

Getting to Agate Fossil Beds National Monument

An American National Monument situated in northwestern Nebraska, Agate Fossil Beds National Monument protects grassy plains, the Niobrara River valley, and a vast amount of Miocene fossils. You have a couple of options for how to get to Agate Fossil Beds National Monument.  The monument is located just outside of Harrison, the county’s only town.Continue reading “Getting to Agate Fossil Beds National Monument”

Getting to African Burial Ground National Monument

An important national monument in New York City, African Burial Ground National Monument is the continent’s oldest and largest unearthed burial ground for Africans who were both free and enslaved in American history.  The monument is situated in the Civic Center of Lower Manhattan at the corner of Duane Street and African Burial Ground WayContinue reading “Getting to African Burial Ground National Monument”

Getting to Montezuma Castle National Monument

Open every day of the year from 8am to 5pm besides Christmas Day, Montezuma Castle National Monument is one of the Southwestern United States’ most visited national monuments. An incredibly well preserved prehistoric structure, these fascinating cave dwellings are well worth a visit. Read on to learn how to access Montezuma Castle National Monument.  ByContinue reading “Getting to Montezuma Castle National Monument”