Roadside Presidents

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Roadside Presidents

App for iPhone, iPod touch, iPad compatible

Who knew a bunch of guys with powdered wigs and nuclear arsenals could be this entertaining?

From the travel experts at, this road trip-ready app is a guide to Presidential landmarks like you've never seen before. Sure, there are the historical libraries and birthplaces, but also the quirky museums, obscure statues, and colorful folk art tributes to the nation's procession of Commanders in Chief. Hit the road with Roadside Presidents™ and see what's nearby, browse by city or by President, save your favorites.

Never miss another Millard Fillmore historical marker!

"Makes it easy to find over 1,300 POTUS-related attractions, from the standard (George Washington's boyhood home in Fredericksburg, Va.) to the offbeat." (Wall Street Journal, Feb. 14, 2014)


List view.Map view.Attraction detail view.


Plan your own Trail to the Chiefs

Roadside Presidents arms you with maps, directions, hours, phone numbers and helpful visitor tips.

Explore over 1,300+ places (most not on

Read profiles of each President -- from George Washington to Barack Obama -- what they did and how they aided or injured your inalienable Right to Road Trips!

Profile view.

Amazing Arcana of the Presidents

Bone up on fun trivia -- educational, and a great icebreaker at a gathering of the Spotted Owl Preservation League, or to pass the time while sitting in your Apocalypse Tax Bunker.

Q: "Which President had the biggest feet?"

A: "That's easy….Warren Harding, size 14!"

Roadside PresidentsThe Roadside America team has spent decades visiting and investigating weird and woolly wonders on the nation's backroads. Combined with "normal" Presidential landmarks, Roadside Presidents is stuffed like a late night ballot box with crimes and triumphs, heroes and villains.

Note: Presidential landmarks are concentrated in the East and Midwest, but every state has something.


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Apotheosis: Abe and George.
Apotheosis of Abraham Lincoln


 Blogging the Presidents:

Teddy Roosevelt.
President Theodore Roosevelt

Roadside Presidents App Info



Roadside Presidents: Convenient Features

  • Been There! - Keep a running tally of all the Roadside America places you've ever visited
  • Profiles on every President
  • Amazing Arcana: Odd trivia and fun facts
  • Call attractions - just tap on the phone number
  • Save directions to places for offline use
  • New places updated straight to your device
  • View attraction images -- historical and tipster snapshots