Historic Fort McHenry for Families

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Fort McHenry, famously known as the inspiration for the Star Spangled Banner, is a historic fort in Baltimore, Maryland.  In September 1814, the British navy needed to control Fort McHenry to invade Baltimore.  The brutal attack lasted 25 hours. Francis Scott Key, an attorney attempting to negotiate with the British to free a prisoner of war, observed the battle from a British boat in the

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Tips for Family Trips partners with Get Away Today

Get Away Today for family vacations via tipsforfamilytrips.com

I’m pleased to announce that Tips for Family Trips has partnered with Get Away Today Vacations through their affiliate program. I was excited about this opportunity because I was already a satisfied customer. Get Away Today bundled our Disneyland hotel and theme park tickets for a competitive price, so planning my daughter’s 6th birthday at Disneyland could not have been easier.   Get Away

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Explore Picturesque Cunningham Falls State Park

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Cunningham Falls State Park, nestled in the picturesque Catoctin Mountains of Maryland, will appeal to families of all ages.  Just a little over an hour outside of Washington D.C., Cunningham Falls State Park is a nice escape from the city.   Cunningham Falls State Park is divided into the William Houck area and the Manor area, which both offer unique activities.

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The Noguchi Museum and Socrates Sculpture Park for families

The Noguchi Museum and Socrates Sculpture Park for families | tipsforfamilytrips.com #nyc

Calling all art lovers! On our recent family vacation in New York City, we took time to explore The Noguchi Museum and Socrates Sculpture Park in Queens. If you like modern art, these family-friendly gems are worth a visit. The Noguchi Museum I have recently noticed that my appreciation for art grows with my appreciation of nature. We love visiting national parks and other beautiful places.

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