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What You Need to Know BEFORE You Visit The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

What You Need to Know BEFORE You Visit the Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

While thousands watched in horror, a sniper’s bullet took the life of President John F. Kennedy as he rode past the Texas School Book Depository in Dallas in November 1963. Today, The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza recounts the events leading up to and immediately following the president’s fateful visit to Texas. Here’s what …

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9 Things I Wish I Knew BEFORE Visiting the Perot Museum of Nature and Science

9 Things I Wish I Knew BEFORE Visiting the Perot Museum of Nature and Science

The inside of the large, cube-shaped stone building standing 14 stories tall in the heart of historic downtown Dallas is filled with wonder. At the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, visitors can explore the universe, gaze at gigantic gems, experience an earthquake, analyze their jumpshot, and so much more. Here’s what you’ll want to …

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5 Little Known Facts About the Kennedy Family Graves at Arlington National Cemetery

When President John F. Kennedy’s burial was televised on November 25, 1963, it was the first time Americans from coast to coast could participate in the funeral of a leader without being physically present. And by selecting the 624-acre site in the nation’s capital, rather than a plot in the family’s home state of Massachusetts, …

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Everything You Need to Know BEFORE You Visit Arlington National Cemetery

Everything You Need to Know BEFORE You Visit Arlington National Cemetery

From the giant sarcophagus containing the remains of an unknown soldier who perished in World War I to a sea of white marble headstones dotting the green rolling hills, every American should visit Arlington National Cemetery at least once to pay their respects. Here’s everything you need to know before you visit Arlington National Cemetery …

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The Day the Music Died – Places That Honor Legendary Musicians Who Died Too Young

The Day the Music Died - Where to Honor Musicians Who Died Too Young

Whether the result of a tragic plane crash, brutal murder, or a life lived in the fast lane, the music industry has mourned many talented musicians who died too young. Learn more about their incredible talent and honor the memories of legendary artists who impacted America’s music scene across several music genres — from blues …

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