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A roadside attraction is a large tourist attraction along side the road and is used by a community or area to present some information or history of the community or area, sometimes even just a mascott. Add the roadside attraction you have found in your travels across the country or around the world.
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Roadside AttractionsDinosaur Land - White Post VA

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Dinosaurs along the road beckon the traveler into a land that time forgot.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/27/2012

last visited: 12/6/2012

Image for John Brown Wax Museum - Harpers Ferry, WVview gallery

NENE45.9 km

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Roadside AttractionsJohn Brown Wax Museum - Harpers Ferry, WV

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A Wax Museum detailing John Brown's life.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member saopaulo1

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/27/2009

last visited: 10/8/2009

Image for Yogi Bear Statue - Luray VAview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsYogi Bear Statue - Luray VA

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Yogi Bear stands at the roadside in Luray, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/24/2011

last visited: never

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SWSW64.9 km

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Roadside AttractionsDoofy Johnny Appleseed Statue - New Market, VA

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Johnny Appleseed is promoting the nearby restaurant.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/10/2012

last visited: never

Image for Jug Bridge Marker - Frederick, MDview gallery

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Built in 1808, the old stone bridge has a feature in the shape of a demijohn, a container popular at that time for whiskey.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/19/2012

last visited: 9/6/2009

Image for The Cider Barrel - Old Road Stand in Germantown, MDview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsThe Cider Barrel - Old Road Stand in Germantown, MD

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A country roadstand that used to sell apple cider during the Prohibition is now surrounded by high-priced condos from urban sprawl.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/10/2012

last visited: 3/23/2012

Image for Grave Of Stonewall Jackson's Arm - Locust Grove VAview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsGrave Of Stonewall Jackson's Arm - Locust Grove VA

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Stonewall Jackson's arm was amputated and buried on May 3, 1863

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/13/2011

last visited: 7/14/2013

Image for Madonna of the Trail - Bethesda, MDview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsMadonna of the Trail - Bethesda, MD

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One of twelve Madonna of the Trail. This one is located in downtown Bethesda, next to a post office.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member saopaulo1

location: Maryland

date approved: 12/31/2009

last visited: 9/25/2010

Image for Noah's Ark Being Rebuilt Here - Frostburg, Mdview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsNoah's Ark Being Rebuilt Here - Frostburg, Md

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In 1974, Pastor Richard Greene started to build an Ark next to the interstate. Part of the super-structure was built in 1999. It is located at 18606 Cherry Lane in Frostburg, MD.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member onfire4jesus

location: Maryland

date approved: 2/11/2013

last visited: 5/11/2013

Image for Big Green Chair - Washington, DCview gallery

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This Adirondack Chair stands on the front lawn of Duke Ellington School of the Arts.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 5/11/2011

last visited: never

Image for Giant Water Can - Alexandria, VAview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsGiant Water Can - Alexandria, VA

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A giant water can in front of a nursery in Alexandria, VA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member saopaulo1

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/16/2010

last visited: 2/10/2011

Image for George Washington National Mason Memorial - Alexandria, VAview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsGeorge Washington National Mason Memorial - Alexandria, VA

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Located in downtown Alexandria, the monument is on a hill and serves as a tourist attraction.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/21/2013

last visited: never

Image for Stuffed Civil War Hero Horse - Washington, D.C.view gallery

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Roadside AttractionsStuffed Civil War Hero Horse - Washington, D.C.

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This horse served in the civil war, yes it is real.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/21/2013

last visited: never

Image for Smithsonian Museum of American History - Washington, D.Cview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsSmithsonian Museum of American History - Washington, D.C

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This is one of many museums along the Washington National Mall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/7/2013

last visited: never

Image for National Museum Of Crime And Punishment - Washington, DCview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsNational Museum Of Crime And Punishment - Washington, DC

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The National Museum Of Crime And Punishmentis located on 7th St in Washington, DC.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member saopaulo1

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 1/2/2010

last visited: 12/3/2013

Image for National Air and Space Museum - Washington, D.C.view gallery

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Roadside AttractionsNational Air and Space Museum - Washington, D.C.

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This is one of many museums along the Washington National Mall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/21/2013

last visited: 4/21/2010

Image for Downtown Slave Auction Block - Fredericksburg, VAview gallery

SESE102.7 km

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Roadside AttractionsDowntown Slave Auction Block - Fredericksburg, VA

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Sandstone block was used for helping people mounted their horses - and for auctioning slaves.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/14/2013

last visited: never

Image for Confederate Pyramid - Fredericksburg VAview gallery

SESE108.8 km

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Roadside AttractionsConfederate Pyramid - Fredericksburg VA

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A mysterious stone pyramid looms in the distance near railroad tracks.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/13/2011

last visited: 6/2/2011

Image for The Surratt House and Museum view gallery

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Roadside AttractionsThe Surratt House and Museum

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The Surratt House and Museum in Clinton, Maryland

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rivers End

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/30/2006

last visited: 6/26/2013

Image for Abe Lincoln @ the Gettysburg Battlefield Museum - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsAbe Lincoln @ the Gettysburg Battlefield Museum - Gettysburg, PA

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The Lincoln statue was dedicated at the Gettysburg National Military Park Visitor on November 19, 2009, the 146th anniversary of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address. This is a popular tourist attraction to get a picture w/ the great emancipator.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/10/2013

last visited: never

Image for Dobbin House - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

NENE115.2 km

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Roadside AttractionsDobbin House - Gettysburg, PA

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The Dobbin House is a tavern, bar, restaurant, museum, tourist attraction, Underground Railroad stop, haunted and 100% fun! One of the best ways to put the Civil War into context is to visit this authentic Civil War site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/19/2013

last visited: never

Image for Gettysburg Battlefield - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

NENE115.4 km

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Roadside AttractionsGettysburg Battlefield - Gettysburg, PA

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The Gettysburg Battlefield is actually comprised of many different battlefields as well as the accompanying monuments which were erected on and near each of the battlefields which contributed to the July 1-3, 1863 battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/9/2010

last visited: 7/14/2013

Image for Jennie Wade Statue - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsJennie Wade Statue - Gettysburg, PA

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This statue marks the site where the only civilian of the Battle of Gettysburg was killed, Jenny Wade. She was killed in the house's kitchen on the 3rd day of the battle: July 3, 1863 while baking bread.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/5/2012

last visited: never

Image for Abe Lincoln Statue- Gettysburg, PAview gallery

NENE116 km

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Roadside AttractionsAbe Lincoln Statue- Gettysburg, PA

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A statue of Abraham Lincoln in downtown Gettysburg, PA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member saopaulo1

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/16/2010

last visited: 4/15/2014

Image for Purple Cow Head - Dooms, VAview gallery

SWSW120.7 km

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Roadside AttractionsPurple Cow Head - Dooms, VA

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A large, purple cow head stares over Hwy US340.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: 3/20/2013

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