Here is an interactive guide to thousands of historic locations across the United States, brought to you by the History Channel. The easy-to-use interface, photos, video and dynamic maps bring history to life anywhere in the country. Whether you’re on vacation or just running errands, the app makes it simple and fun to get the facts on the history hidden all around you, including amazing architecture, museums, battlefields, monuments, famous homes and much more!

Most of the listings have images and all of the items have bite-sized descriptions, a link to any available Web site and a click-to-call link.

The app is free and ad-supported and can be downloaded from iTunes.