Best Tourist Attractions in the United States

The Top Ten

1 Grand Canyon National Park Grand Canyon National Park, in Arizona, is home to much of the immense Grand Canyon, with its layered bands of red rock revealing millions of years of geological history.

The best American natural wonder created by the Colorado River millions of years ago things to do are hiking and rafting in the Colorado river and simply enjoy the view - RawIsgore

The most beautiful place on Earth. Just be careful not to fall off. - RadioHead03

My family went here without me because I'm in school until the end of June/beginning of July - SirSheep

Looks beautiful, but I have never went there. - Misfire

2 Disney World

If its your first time, try to stay in a disney hotel and do the character breakfasts.

Well its almost every childhood dream to go to this place and its made up of several distinct theme parks, including the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom and the Blizzard Beach Water Park. - RawIsgore

Sadly, I was very young when I went there, so I don’t remember much of it. - Misfire

The rides were very cool.

3 Washington, D.C.

The Capital of the USA has many activities to do like going to the famous Smithsonian going to the Washington,Jefferson, and Lincoln memorial and for those history buffs you can go to the national archives and see the Declaration of Independence - RawIsgore

A lot of interesting monuments to see - Randomator

I went there my dad lives close. - Luckys

Always wanted to go there. - 2storm

4 Times Square

I love visiting here on my 2015 NYC trip. I would LOVE to be there during New Year's Eve!

I second this! Seeing a Broadway show is super American touristy - 24601

If you’re going to New York City for the first time this is a must. It’s an iconic place. Really all of Broadway is for that matter. If you’re gonna go to NYC you gotta go to at least one show - Randomator

5 Yellowstone National Park

Located in 3 States and 2 million acres and the home of many wildlife and probably the best place to go camping and hiking - RawIsgore

I don't know, but I think this is great for nature lovers. Then again, I'm scared of the Caldera volcano. - Chamrosh-canorno

Yellowstone Memorial Day is a great song. For a while it made me scared of going here. But now I want to travel here more then ever. Come on down! Let’s all head to Yellowstone!

When I was really little. - 2storm

6 Alcatraz

For those people who are looking for history this former famous prison located on a single island in San Francisco California famous prisoners have been held here like Al Capone and Machine gun Kelly - RawIsgore

I've seen it many times from the bridge, but I've never actually been there - SirSheep

When I was really little. - 2storm

7 Hoover Dam

Finally, somewhere that I've been - SirSheep

I think I've been there. - 2storm

Also been here. - DarkBoi-X

8 Niagara Falls

I’ve went there! It was very beautiful! A bit chilly, though, from what I remember. - Misfire

Nice, but it's nicer on the Canadian side. - PositronWildhawk

My Mom has been there, but not me. - 2storm

I want to jump off for a swim.

9 Yosemite National Park Yosemite National Park is in California’s Sierra Nevada mountains. It’s famed for its giant, ancient sequoia trees, and for Tunnel View, the iconic vista of towering Bridalveil Fall and the granite cliffs of El Capitan and Half Dome. In Yosemite Village are shops, restaurants, lodging, the Yosemite ...read more.

When you go up, and look down at everything including the waterfalls and the half dome, it looks like...I can't even describe it. It's breathtaking - SirSheep

This should be higher than Disney world

When I was really little. - 2storm

Many things to do like nature walks, photography and art classes, stargazing programs, tours, bike rentals, rafting, mule and horseback rides, and rock climbing classes. - RawIsgore

10 Statue of Liberty

The American monument and a gift from France is one of the most historic and important landmarks in the USA - RawIsgore

I've seen it from a distance, but I haven't actually been there. - 2storm

The Newcomers

? Cedar Point
? Arches National Park

The Contenders

11 The White House

Please don’t just say you hate this place because of Donald Trump - RawIsgore

Always wanted to go to the White House. - 2storm

Yes I went there a lot of security - Luckys

How is this below Disney World? - Maddox121

12 Florida Keys

Never been there. - 2storm

It is noice - lemur

13 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

I've been there. - 2storm

14 Mount Rushmore Mount Rushmore National Memorial is a massive sculpture carved into Mount Rushmore in the Black Hills region of South Dakota.

Another place that my family has been to that I haven't - SirSheep

Yep I've been their multiple times. - 2storm

15 Las Vegas Strip

I've been here, and it's AWESOME!

Thanks, but I'd avoid that - BorisRule

Been here too. - DarkBoi-X

That’s Sin City, and especially in the Strip. Nothing much to do if you’re under 21. - JoeBoi

16 Universal Studios Florida
17 Everglades National Park

Don't think so. - 2storm

Alligators. - Chamrosh-canorno

18 Space Needle

IT is so cool because you can see ALL THE LANDSCAPE around you and you have a nice view of the river in front of you. They also put in 11 ft and 7 in glass on the floor so you CAN SEE OUT OF THE BOTTOM, HOW COOL IS THAT!?!?!?. I've been there so I know what it's like. The lines are LONG.

If you're coming to Washington, You should visit the Space Needle because you can see EVERYTHING up above. And when they upgraded it they put Glass as a FLOOR!. So you can see EVERYTHING also beneath you :D. I have been there.

I've been here, and it's really cool. You can see everything! - SirSheep

IT's Amazing :D

19 Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park
20 Boston Boston is Massachusetts’ capital and largest city. Founded in 1630, it’s one of the oldest cities in the U.S.

Yep it is such a cool place. Besides Paris, this is probably the best place I have ever been to. - 2storm

21 Central Park
22 Albuquerque, New Mexico
23 Miami Beach
24 The French Quarter

I've been their it is pretty cool. - 2storm

25 Seaworld Orlando
26 Arovista National Park

Best park you’ll ever find in Rancho Cucamonga!

27 Gateway Arch
28 Six Flags Magic Mountain

This theme park holds the record for most rollercoasters (X2, Tatsu, Twisted Colossus, Full Throttle, New Revolution, Goliath, Batman: The Ride, and way more (18 and counting). This park is dubbed the "Thrill Capital Of The World" for the most thrills in a single park.

29 Twin Towers Monument

In the place of the Twin Towers that fell, blue lights will come on at night and give us that memory. Never personally been their, but I have seen it from a distance. - 2storm

30 Hollywood Walk of Fame

Why not walk on the stars of remarkable celebrities such as actors and musicians on your visit to Hollywood? - JoeBoi

31 Independence Hall
32 Magic Kingdom
33 Disneyland

Don't want to go there. - Chamrosh-canorno

34 The Queen Mary
35 Willis Tower
36 The Alamo
37 Branson

Great family place!

38 Golden Gate Bridge

It's the hallmark of San Francisco - Chamrosh-canorno

It’s always nice to visit this historical landmark. - RadioHead03

39 Sedona, Arizona
40 Grand Teton National Park
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