Welcome to Go Historic, an encyclopedic travel guide to history, art & architecture.

Historic Places

Explore nearly 500,000 historic sites, buildings, landmarks and monuments around the world — including the National Register of Historic Places, the Listed Buildings of England, World Heritage Sites, and more. explore places →

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People: Historical Figures, Artists & More

Get to know historical figures like artists and emperors as well as local architects and some non-famous folks of genealogical interest. Profiles include places lived, works, timelines, images, related people and more. explore people →

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Things: Artworks, Artifacts, and Historical Objects

A virtual museum of art, artifacts, objects and creative works of all kinds, whether in their original settings or in museums. explore things →

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Topics in Art, Architecture, and History

All entries on Go Historic are tagged with a controlled vocabulary of topics that incorporates the authoritative Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus. explore topics →

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