The 21 most iconic US destinations every American should visit in their lifetime

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America the Beautiful has endless destinations to choose from.

But with the Fourth of July coming up, we’re feeling a little patriotic, so we’re celebrating America’s birthday by rounding up some of the best — and most American — sites the country has to offer.

Keep scrolling for 21 iconic destinations that will have you humming “The Star-Spangled Banner.”

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The Grand Canyon, Arizona

Almost 18 miles wide and more than one mile deep, it is no surprise that the Grand Canyon is often considered one of the seven natural wonders of the world.

The Alamo, San Antonio, Texas

Home to the famous Battle of the Alamo in 1836, which was a key moment in Texas’ War of Independence from Mexico, The Alamo is Texas’ most visited historic landmark.


Walt Disney World, Orlando, Florida

The most popular theme park in the world, Walt Disney World gets over 20 million visitors each year, and is an American staple.

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