1926-1967. Was one of the first United States astronauts, and the first to make more than one space flight
Home of “The Tomb of the Unknowns”
Michigan. 1902-1974. Made the first solo nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean on May 20-21, 1927
Part of the Smithsonian Institution. Closed for renovations until Summer 2008. When it opens, maybe you can see Dorothy's ruby slippers, Evel Knievel's Harley-Davidson XR-750, Wally Amos' panama hat or a 1923 Yankee Stadium Ticket Booth.
Built 1992. Measures gravatational waves
Modern and contemporary international art. The popular architectural landmark was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.
East Harlem, Manhattan. April 25, 1940. Actor
Is the principal commercial airport of the Oklahoma City Metropolitan Area
Exclusively to woman arts
Built in 1942-43 as a manufacturing plant for Douglas C-54's during World War II
Opened in 1993; museum not recommended for young children
Former Burbank-Glendale- Pasadena Airport (1978-2003)
Part of the Smithsonian Institution.
Second-largest airport in Texas after Dallas-Fort Worth Intl
Singer, 1946-1998, Beach Boys, Songs, God Only Knows, Good Vibrations
One of the largest art museums in the world
Burial place of Aaron Burr
1980 Dir. Louis Malle. Burt Lancaster and Susan Sarandon.
New Jersey. 1915-1998. Ranks among the most famous singers in the history of popular music
Originally known as Idlewild Airport, it is operated by the Port Authority of New York
Burial place of Elvis Presley
Greenfield Township. The founder of the Ford Motor Company and father of modern assembly lines used in mass production.
Generosity & Hope; Nominee for the new 7 wonders
Mississippi. Rock and Roll icon
1848-1933. Major stained-glass art nouveau designer
Part of the Smithsonian Institution. Administrative offices and the Smithsonian Information Center. The Castle is the original Smithsonian Institution Building.
Kentucky. February 12, 1809. 16th President of the U.S.A.
Minneapolis-Saint Paul Intl Airport is the 19th largest airport in the world
Oldest and most prestigious flower show in US; since 1829
Is the second lowest lying international airport in the world, second only Schiphol
In 1960 was voted the “greatest airport in the world” by the worldwide aviation community
First Jewish Museum in America.
Many members of the U.S. Congress who died while Congress was in session are interred here
Part of the Smithsonian Institution. Includes the Renwick Gallery, Lunder Conservation Center, Luce Foundation Center for American Art, Nan Tucker McEvoy Auditorium, and Robert and Arlene Kogod Courtyard designed by Norman Foster.
It is also home to the Aviation Museum of Kentucky
Writer, 1924-1984, Books, Breakfast at Tiffany's, In Cold Blood
American Civil War general and President
"laissez les bons temps roulez"; America's biggest and funniest party
Collections and exhibits from antiquities to modern times
Part of the Smithsonian Institution. Closed for renovations. It was the original home of the National Museum.