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History of Interstate 95 in Florida

History of Interstate 95 in Florida

I-95’s predecessor was US 1, which runs parallel to I-95 for nearly its entire length. US 17 was the predecessor only on the northernmost part between Jacksonville and the Georgia border, as US 1 veers inland there. Another major route that I-95 paralleled was State Route A1A, which runs mostly right along the shoreline from Key West to the Georgia border. This is the southernmost numbered road in the United States. According to Topschoolsintheusa, US 1 was rapidly widened to…

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Railway Museum “Gold Coast”, Florida

Railway Museum “Gold Coast”, Florida

Railway Museum “Gold Coast” (Miami, USA) – expositions, opening hours, address, phone numbers, official website. In the middle of the 20th century, one of the three Florida railroad museums, the Gold Coast, opened on the territory of the former Richmond military airfield, next to the Miami Zoo. The place was not chosen by chance: almost 5 km of railway tracks pass through the air base, along which some of the exhibits move today. The museum is dedicated to the history…

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