Monday, February 18, 2013
An index of history related geocaches throughout the United States. The following is a Work in Progress list of geocaches, opencaches and terracaches with a theme of historic significance around the United States. If a historical area does not have a history themed geocache then a local one is chosen.
Home of the 3rd Annual Presidents Day Geocaching Tour
Other geocachers with an interest in history are invited to submit their entries by making a comment to this blog with the link to their favorite historycaches. Become a follower to this growing list by scrolling to the bottom of this list and enter your email address to subscribe.
Florence Ancient Ones Geocache Indian Mounds
Reported ghost sightings here. Interesting stories.
Huntsville Walking Tour of Historical Churches.
More Alabama HistoryCaches
Want to be a scout, and review these? Reply in comment fields your findings.
Cape Canaveral Area
Ais Indian Nation Geocache Nice little park close to place where 6 Indian mounds were found.
JFK at Canaveral Air Force Station Open Cache A mini-cache conveinantly located next to Air Force Space and Missile Museum.Read more about this museum here.
Canaveral PierGeocache The present day Cocoa Beach Pier. A popular geocache with webcam nearby
President Harding's Oceanfront LotGeocache A popular historycache at a scenic oceanfront location. Read the Story about President Harding's Florida visits.
I Dream of Jeannie Days Geocache Barbara Eden of I Dream Of Jeannie Fame had a Jeannie Day celebrated here in 1969. Read more about it
Moon Hut now Lafiesta Mexican Restaurant.
Geocache Lots of space history here.
Fuller Indian Mounds Open Cache
Virtual cache off Center Street Park.Read about these Indian Burial Mounds and what they found there.
Ponce de Leon Landing Geocache Attractive park with artistic mural.
Sams Homestead Geocache Pioneer from Beaufort South Carolina raised his family, grew citrus, and helped build a school system.
Open on Saturdays for visitors to tour exhibits here.
President Cleveland at the Indian River Hotel Open CacheTraditional cache in a picturesque location along the Indian River.
President FDR at Titusville Geocache Read all about FDR's visit to Central Florida here
Traditional cache just off 95 exit.
Dive Into History Geocache
A virtual cache with an interesting historical twist.
A Little Bit Of History 01 Geocache focused on the history of the Civil Rights Movement
TR at the Fountain of Youth Geocache
Teddy Roosevelt visits the Fountain of Youth.
Old Spanish Quarry Earthcache Geocache The Castillo de San Marcos
Hail To The Chief-5Geocache Celebrates our Presidents
More Florida Historycaches
Columbia Square Micro Geocache
A match container in one of the many beautiful squares in Historic Downtown Savannah.
In Memory of Those Who Fought HereGeocache
Start a Revolution GeocacheAt the foot of the harbor in the town of Fairhaven, is a historic fort that dates from the Revolutionary War period.
5) Michigan Michigan Historycaches A comprehensive listing begging for some reviews.
6) New Jersey
This Geocache doesn't have
a history theme but because it is in a historic district it is
listed here. We hope that Travel Bug Send President Cleveland Home
W3CF95 make it there someday.
Peace In The Fast Lane Geocache
Historic district in Marion Ohio
Junction City Walking Tour Geocache
Stop #10 The Water Tower
Milliorn Cemetery Geocahe
This little cemetery is one of the oldest in Junction City.
9) South Carolina
Bubbles, Bubbles everywhere
Geocache Not a history cache but
John H. Sams home is nearby. See Sams Homestead in Merritt Island aove.
Hidden Charleston: Colonial LakeGeocache
Historic District Location
Cannon you find it? Geocache
Cannon Park is the site of the original Charleston Museum, where currently only
the columns still stand after a fire ripped through it in the late 1880's.
Do you know the history? Open Cache
The McAllen Heritage Center
The Oshkosh Brewing Company started in 1894.
Read more about history-caching
Historical themed Travel Bugs worth following.
Send President Warren Harding Home Travel Bug Mission is to send this trackable from the Harding Oceanfront lot to the historic museum Warren Harding Home in Marion Ohio.
Send President Cleveland Home
More historical fun at Cape Canaveral History
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