Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum—Beckley, West Virginia
Courtesy Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum Visitors to the Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum can get an up close perspective on what coal mining is like in the past and the present. You can take a box car ride through the coal mine and tour the vintage coal camp, and even talk to in-character coal miners who will tell you all about their work and their way of life.
Rick Wilcox Magic Theater—Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
Courtesy Rich Wilcox Theater Who doesn’t love a magic show? At the Rick Wilcox Magic Theater you can see one of the highest-rated magic shows in the country. It’s an ideal event for all ages, and it’s a much cheaper ticket that you’ll find in Vegas. This show will undoubtedly leave you wondering how they do it!
Yellowstone National Park—Wyoming
Brown/AP/REX/Shutterstock The nation’s first national park is still one of its most impressive. At Yellowstone, walk through the awe-inspiring geothermal areas, visit the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and see the majestic Old Faithful Geyser erupt in rainbow-streaked clouds of steam. Stay in the preserved 1891 Lake Hotel right in the park for a true turn-of-the-century experience.