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Awesome America: 51 Facts And Attractions You Need To Check Out (SLIDESHOW)

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With 50 states, 59 national parks, countless museums, monuments and attractions, there is a never-ending list of things to see and do in America.

Once you've checked the big ones off your list, do you find yourself wondering where to head next?

Because America is awesome and we are celebrating our independence today, we've compiled quite a list of must-sees, from the historical and natural to the wacky and wonderful.

Click through the slideshow below to see what we found.

51 U.S. Attractions & Facts
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