These sites are featured in top films
Movie directors broaden audiences' cultural understanding by filming at locations with stunning buildings and natural beauty.
What you need to know about U.S. visitor visa interviews
If you're planning to travel to the United States this year, the State Department recommends planning ahead for any visas.
Offering a fuller picture of Indigenous Maryland
A new mobile app created by an American University professor helps users learn about the past and present contributions of Indigenous peoples.
National Park Service turns 106
The National Park Service celebrates its 106th birthday August 25. Take some time to reflect on the public lands' jaw-dropping features.
What are travel advisories and how does the U.S. develop them?
U.S. citizens who wish to travel abroad should consult the State Department's travel advisories. Learn what an advisory means.
From train tracks to cycling trails
The Rails to Trails program is turning abandoned railroads into bike trails, with the goal of connecting the entire country by 2040.
U.S. and Pakistan: Partners in cultural preservation
U.S. support is helping restore historic sites in Pakistan that highlight the country's diversity. Learn more about these cultural wonders.
The 5 most popular national parks during the pandemic [photo gallery]
July 31 is World Ranger Day! Learn about five of America's most visited national parks (there are 423 parks total) and what keeps guests coming back.
What makes a National Historic Landmark?
Culturally and historically significant locations are eligible for federal funding as National Historic Landmark sites. Learn more about the designation.