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5 Coolest Places to Visit in the U.S. for August 2016

Coolest Places
The U.S. is huge and you can obviously find the coolest places to visit here. As a matter of fact, your holidays are coming to an end like summer is. With this in mind, you might be wondering where to visit. Even though you might not feel like moving from one state to another, still these attractions are worth seeing. Below are 5 must-visits for you.

1. Metropolitan Museum of Art

 

Metropolitan Museum of Art
Also famous as “The Met,” this museum is situated in New York City. The Met is the biggest art museum in the country. You can find more than 2 mln artworks here. The artworks collection is outstanding. It includes antiquity from Egypt, sculptures, and paintings from Europe and America. Here you can find artworks from Africa and Asia too. Thus, if you are an art lover, this is exactly the place to visit this summer.
The ticket for adults is $25. Learn more about the prices and the museum itself by visiting the website.

2. Disneyland as one of the coolest places

 

Disneyland
It’s impossible to omit Disneyland from the list of the coolest places in the Unites States. This is Southern California’s most famous amusement park. Obviously, you cannot see all the Disneyland attractions in one day. That’s the reason why many people come and stay here for a couple of days.
Ticket prices vary depending on the age of the visitors. Usually, the average price is $95-$100 for a day. You can learn more about the destination and the prices by visiting the Disneyland website.

3. Portland Japanese Garden

 

Portland Japanese Garden
Portland Japanese Garden is one of the coolest places to visit in the U.S. It’s like as if you are in Japan but you do not need to travel overseas to feel it. The attraction is about 5,000 miles away from Oregon.
The entrance fee is about $10. You can learn more about the Japanese Garden by visiting their website.

4. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

 

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is also situated in New York City. It houses the world’s best collections of modern art. The museum building is an artwork itself. It resembles a huge white shell. Frank Lloyd Wright designed the building in 1943. If you are a lover of Leger, Chagall, Picasso, and Kandinsky then this is the right place for you.
The ticket for adults is $25. You can learn more about the prices and the museum itself by visiting the website.

5. Eastern State Penitentiary

 

Eastern State Penitentiary
Want to know how it feels to be in a prison without actually being arrested? For example, you can visit the Eastern State Penitentiary located in Pennsylvania. A fun fact about this place is that Al Capone himself was once held here. The prison becomes most exciting in Halloween when a special show is being organized here.
The entrance fee is $14. You can learn more about the Eastern State Penitentiary by visiting their website.
These are the 5 coolest places we think you should visit during your vacations. If you have been to even cooler places, just let us know about them. Also, feel free to comment below and to share this article with your peers. Have fun!

Also published on Medium.

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