By Kaitlin Miller for The Active Times
The Tallest Buildings, Best Bridges and Most Beautiful Homes in America
America is home to so much breathtaking natural beauty, from spectacular lakes and waterfalls to stunning coastlines to gorgeous scenery in its state and national parks. But some of America’s most famous, fabulous landmarks were actually designed and built by humans.
These bridges, buildings, churches, castles, college campuses and more are not just the biggest, tallest, hardest to build or most beautiful. On top of that, they have become iconic symbols of their states, drawing in tourists from around the country and even around the world to marvel at their design. Whether they’re loved by locals or lauded by professionals like the American Institute of Architecture, these are the top man-made marvels in every state.