How to Enjoy White Sands National Monument (US)?

Answer White Sands National Monument (simply referred to as White Sands) is a national monument in New Mexico, U.S.A. 15 miles (25 kilometers) southwest of Alamogordo. The area rests within the Tularosa B... Read More »

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Is White Sands in New Mexico one of the seven wonders of the world?

White Sands, New Mexico is not one of the official seven wonders of the ancient, or modern world. White Sands is not one of the 28 finalists being considered by the New 7 Wonders Committee as one o... Read More »

How did Devil's Tower National Monument get its name?

The Devil's Tower National Monument is a volcanic rock formation that stands 1,267 feet above the Belle Fourche River in Wyoming. It was given its name by Colonel Richard Dodge in the 1870s.Colonel... Read More »

In what year was the Statue of Liberty made a national monument?

The Statue of Liberty was declared a national monument in 1924. The statue was dedicated in 1886 and was cared for by the Lighthouse Board and War Department before being taken under the wing of th... Read More »

How to Enjoy Zion National Park?

Located near the town of Mount Carmel Junction, Zion National Park in Utah displays the results of 200 million years of erosion by wind, water and ice. Surrounded by such other natural wonders as t... Read More »