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Exterior of the Haines Shoe House in York, Pennsylvania
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York is home to one of the USA’s most unique lodging options: The Haines Shoe House, a seven-meter-high boot-shaped structure, has been welcoming guests for overnight stays since 1949.

A mural at York County History Center in York, Pennsylvania, depicts the adoption of the Articles of Confederation
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The Articles of Confederation, the USA’s first governing document, was written and ratified in York.

Bright lights over the York State Fair in York, Pennsylvania
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Nicknamed "Americas' First Fair," the York State Fair was first held in 1765, 11 years before the country was founded.