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What was the first state in the USA?

a) Delaware
b) New Hampshire
c) Virginia
d) Massachusetts
e) Connecticut

History Is Fun for Kids at Jamestown Settlement & American Revolution Museum at Yorktown

History is fun when it is brought to life for kids. Reading about history can seem too far away and not relatable for children. But a visit to Jamestown Settlement and the new American Revolution Museum at Yorktown makes learning interactive and entertaining. These two museums in Virginia encourage all ages to discover America’s history […]

St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations Around the World

When St. Patrick’s Day rolls around each year, everyone wants to be Irish! Also known as the Feast of St. Patrick, this holiday was originally a religious event but it has evolved into a world-wide secular celebration of Irish heritage and culture. While much of the merry-making on March 17 seems to revolve around drinking pints of green […]

What is the only U.S. city from which you can drive due south into Canada?

The United States of America and Canada have one of the the most stable and mutually-beneficial international relationships in the world. The United States-Canada border is the longest international border shared by two countries. The border is over 5,500 miles long. While almost all of Canada is located north of the U.S., you can get to Ontario, Canada by driving due south from…