With a Purpose

Some 50 staters began their journey not to just visit all 50 states, but to take a passion to all 50 states. These diverse and unique accomplishments are listed on the Record Holders Page.  Some common ways are listed here. Click on each link to get a short list by state of places to accomplish this goal.

All 50 by a specific age such as All 50 by age 50, All 50 by 30

Visit all 50 state capitols

Spend the night in each state

Eat the local cuisine or a restaurant in each state

Eat fast food in every state

Drink a craft beer or glass of wine in each state

Go to a Museum in all 50

Visit a National Park or State Park in every state

Go to a Presidential Site in each state (library, birthplace, childhood home)

Visit a Religious Site in every state 

Stop at a Movie or TV location in all 50

Have an animal experience in each state or make an unusual animal stop

Tour a factory in every state

See interesting architecture in every state

Get a photo by the World's largest in each state

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