Do you know that you travel on a very famous road each day? It’s where you can follow the path of historical icons like George Washington to Abraham Lincoln and the 200-year caravan of Americans who set out for adventure on this famous road. Can you guess which road? If you guessed The National Road you are right! The National Road is a main roadway in your area that has great historical importance to our country. This road has helped build America into what is today and has given respect and appreciation to the area where you live. But, do you really know what makes this road so special? Let’s take a trip down southwestern Pennsylvania’s historical lane, the National Road and find out why we live in such an amazing place!