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The most historic town in every state

The Active Times Logo By Aaliyah Gibson of The Active Times | Slide 1 of 52: The best museums might work to tell the stories of individuals who defined a generation, wars that changed the state of the nation and landmarks rooted in history, but some towns are real-life walking museums with history on every corner. Old theaters, old-school boardwalks and famous landmarks explain how a place evolved to become how we know it today. Every town in the nation has a story to tell, but some have a unique origin that distinguishes them from the rest. Here are the most historic towns in every state.

Historic Towns in Every State

The best museums might work to tell the stories of individuals who defined a generation, wars that changed the state of the nation and landmarks rooted in history, but some towns are real-life walking museums with history on every corner. Old theaters, old-school boardwalks and famous landmarks explain how a place evolved to become how we know it today.

Every town in the nation has a story to tell, but some have a unique origin that distinguishes them from the rest. Here are the most historic towns in every state.

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