US History & Cultural Experiences - Brownell Travel

US History & Cultural Experiences

Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon

Austin, Texas

Austin, Texas

Baking Bread in New Mexico

Baking Bread in New Mexico

Santa Fe

Santa Fe

The Capitol

The Capitol

The Alamo

The Alamo

Whether you are a history buff or love learning about other cultures, you can do both right here in the US. Each state offers its own unique experiences, and we will create an itinerary based on your interests. For inspiration, we’ve rounded up a few classic itineraries that highlight America’s history and culture.


Sample Routes



American History


  • Philadelphia, PA: visit Independence Hall after-hours and taste some of the city’s best cuisine
  • Washington DC: go behind-the-scenes in the Capitol, see the iconic monuments, go on a private tour of Mount Vernon, and more
  • Williamsburg, VA: experience colonial life, learn about America’s early history in Jamestown, and visit Yorktown


New Mexico


  • Santa Fe: discover the history and culture of the Pueblo people and enjoy a private tour of Georgia O’Keeffe’s studio
  • Taos: visit a working Native American community and learn about the town’s history


Virginia Voyage


  • Charlottesville: visit Monticello (Thomas Jefferson’s former home), the University of Virginia, and American Civil War sites
  • Williamsburg: experience colonial life and visit the Jamestown Settlement


Taste of Texas


  • San Antonio: visit the Alamo and other historical sites
  • Hill Country: discover the Texas Hill Country during a wine & spirits tour. Music lovers can stop for a bite in Luckenbach
  • Austin: learn about Texas BBQ, learn how to two-step, and explore Texas’ capital city