Gateway Arch NP -National Expansion Memorial Badge

After the Old Courthouse we could barely hold the children back from the arch, they definitely tried to run into traffic and were seriously excited as they approached it.  I think the magnitude, and shininess, just overwhelmed their little raven brains.  The park service is rebuilding the arch exhibits right now so there wasn't a … Continue reading Gateway Arch NP -National Expansion Memorial Badge

C & O Canal

After we left Greenbelt National Park we headed home.  On the drive to Pittsburgh there are a ton of National park signs, mostly battlefields. I am always tempted to stop, but I really am trying to save most of those for when we are studying the pertinent wars.  We had just started the Civil War … Continue reading C & O Canal