Hang Gliding

Newport Beach, CA

Long Hunters

Bowling Green, KY

Wilkens Building

Baltimore, MD

Marker of the Week
The Battle of Queenston Heights

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

The Battle of Queenston Heights The village below you and the heights on which you are standing were the stage for the famous Battle of Queenston Heights. It took place during the Anglo-American conflict 1812-1815 known as the War of … more »

Marker of the Day
First Court House

Ithaca, NY

Site of first Court House a primitive hall of justice built of wood in 1818 Erection prevented Tompkins Co. being reannexed to Seneca and Cayuga Counties… more »

Marker of the Moment
The Town of Riverdale Park

Riverdale-Park, MD

Welcome to the Town of Riverdale Park Formally incorporated in 1920, the town of Riverdale Park derives its name fom historic Riversdale plantation. Riversdale Mansion still stands today, surrounded by the community that grew up around i… more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
Road marker
October 18th 2019 9:30AM

Pennsylvania Historical Marker Search: The historical marker search application allows you to search the historical marker database by keyword, ...

Voice of The Southern: Thumbs up to Massac County girls golf, thumbs down to teacher shortage
October 18th 2019 6:56AM

In March of last year Oliver contacted the Illinois State Historical Society, asking for an historical marker at the site of the Big Inch terminal. The marker ...

Till marker to be rededicated Saturday
October 18th 2019 6:56AM

The Emmett Till Memorial Commission of Tallahatchie County will rededicate its Emmett Till historical marker Saturday. The marker is the fourth ...

Commissioners hear museum update
October 18th 2019 5:37AM

She said the museum assisted with an application for a historical marker at St. Joseph Catholic Church as its 175th anniversary approaches, and the ...

Harry Harelik: Waco only part of founder's rich Texas legacy
October 18th 2019 3:45AM

In 1986, the Waco Jewish community adopted as its Texas Sesquicentennial project a campaign to erect a historical marker in Waco dedicated to the ...