United States Top Sites for History

    ushistory.org

    Colonial and Revolutionary war history. Includes information on historic sites and people.

    ushistory.org

    Alternate History Discussion

    The largest alternate history discussion forum on the web, plus a directory of individual scenarios sorted by era.

    alternatehistory.com

    The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History

    Promotes the study and love of American history. Their website serves as a portal for American history on the Web; offers educational material for teachers, students, historians, and the public; and provides current information about the Institute's progr

    gilderlehrman.org

    网易

    中国最大的网络社区和门户网站

    war.163.com

    National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR)

    Non-profit, women's organization for the descendants of individuals who aided in achieving American independence. Engaged in historic preservation and promotion of education and patriotic endeavor. Links to state societies and local chapters, membership r

    dar.org

    Nhd - Nhd.org

    History education is important. National History Day engages people in history by providing quality materials for history and social studies educators and sponsoring challenging contests that teach students critical skills for the 21st century. With the h

    nhd.org

    The History Place

    Informative website focussing on American history from the Colonial period to present-day. Many on-line exhibits include timelines, photographs and famous speeches.

    historyplace.com

    The People History

    Memories of events, nostalgia, and experiences as recalled by people.

    thepeoplehistory.com

    EyeWitness to History

    Profiles of historical characters and events from ancient times to today, told with the images and words of those who lived it.

    eyewitnesstohistory.com

    OurDocuments.gov

    Milestone documents of American history, presented by the National Archives and Records Administration.

    ourdocuments.gov

    Constitution Society

    Comprehensive collection of constitutional materials, including books, articles, and tools.

    constitution.org

    History World

    HistoryWorld describes world history in interconnecting narratives and illustrated timelines. You can search for events by theme, place and year.

    historyworld.net

    FirstWorldWar.com

    A multimedia history of World War One including the build-up, source documents, timeline, maps, battlefields and battles, weaponry, who's who, memoirs, and vintage audio, video and photographs.

    firstworldwar.com

    Yad Vashem

    Israel's Holocaust museum and memorial. Includes information on the museum, its exhibits, collections, resources, programs and publications. Jerusalem, Israel.

    yadvashem.org

    The Victorian Web

    Scholarly resources on a wide range of Victorian topics: political and social history, philosophy, literature, individual authors, visual arts, science, technology, religion, entertainment, and economy. Developed by George P. Landow at Brown University.

    victorianweb.org

    On-This-Day.com

    Daily historical facts and events, famous birthdays, world history, music history, and quote of the day.

    on-this-day.com

    Wisconsin Historical Society

    Engages the public with the excitement of discovery, inspires people with new perspectives on the past, and illuminates the relevance of Wisconsin history in our lives.

    wisconsinhistory.org

    MacroHistory: Prehistory to the 21st Century

    A narrative on trends, successes and failures across the ages in power conflicts, religion, philosophy, and political institutions. Also, monthly commentaries with a historical perspective.

    fsmitha.com

    Who 2

    Web searches for information on celebrities. Includes odd groupings of famous people.

    who2.com

    Society for Creative Anachronism

    An international organization dedicated to researching and re-creating pre-17th-century European history. Includes information about membership, kingdoms, events, heraldry, customs, chivalry, news and related resources.

    sca.org

    Axis History

    Welcome to AHF! Axis History is an apolitical site and forum dedicated to the history of the European Axis nations during the Second World War.  Here

    axishistory.com

    Medieval Life and Times

    Medieval Life and Times Encyclopaedia! Get Medieval facts, history and information about every aspect of Medieval Life and Times. Fast and accurate facts about Medieval Life and Times and the famous people of the Middle Ages.

    medieval-life-and-times.info

    World War II Database

    Articles and photos on people, events, ships, aircraft, weapons, and books about WW2. As of January 2009, it has over 6,000 photos!

    ww2db.com

    Ancient Egypt Online

    Resource featuring information on gods, monuments, hieroglyphs and kings.

    ancientegyptonline.co.uk

    Livius

    Article and photographs on ancient sites, cities, and civilizations (Greece, Rome, Carthage, Persia, Egypt, Anatolia...).

    livius.org

    Mark Millmore's Ancient Egypt

    This artist offers computer-generated reconstructions of pyramids and temples as first built, along with interactive ground plans and images. Free screen savers, eCard, translator into hieroglyphics.

    discoveringegypt.com

    Civil War Talk.com

    An online source for free and useful information about the American Civil War, including a community forum and resource center.

    civilwartalk.com

    White House Historical Association

    A nonprofit that helps conserve and interpret the White House. The site features virtual tours, history lesson plans, official White House Christmas ornaments, books, and gifts.

    whitehousehistory.org

    Remember

    Forum for survivors and their descendants, to promote remembrance.

    remember.org

    History on the Net

    Lesson ideas, historical facts and information, quizzes and games, and relevant links.

    historyonthenet.com

    World History for the Relaxed Historian

    World History in a Nutshell. A sum up of historical people and events. An abundance of concise history articles on British, American, and World History. Research tools: Maps, Speeches, Documents, Dictionary.

    emersonkent.com

    Historic Aerials

    Free online access to historic and current aerial photographs. Multi-year comparison tools enable the viewer to quickly recognize historical changes in a specific parcel of land or the surrounding area of a property.

    historicaerials.com

    German Historical Institute, Washington, DC

    A research institute specialising in German and American history and international relations. Information on the institute's work, online reference guides and conference papers.

    ghi-dc.org

    Archiving Early America

    Archiving Early America Your Window Into America’s Founding Years For Teachers and Students Archiving Early America provides the in-depth background that allows you to understand this country’s formative years. For free access to our extensive body of

    earlyamerica.com