The DC Monuments at night or day, which is better? I’ll give you the photos, and pros & cons for each DC monument, memorial & site.
Visit Three Mile Island Nuclear Accident Site, Today!
This page may contain affiliate links to a product(s). In the event of a sale, I may receive a small commission (at no extra cost to you). As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Thank you for supporting my blog!
The worst nuclear power plant disaster in the US. Two million people exposed to radiation contamination. Three Mile Island as a travel destination?! We traveled there to explore the town and surrounding area and to see the 3 Mile Island nuclear power plant for ourselves. The radioactive meltdown in 1979 sent America into crisis for 5 terrifying days. Find out why and see the Three Mile Island Nuclear Accident Site, today! For my full article on our Visit to Three Mile Island with different pix & more interesting details is here:
- All of our Pennsylvania Travel posts
- Another cool place we’ve visited in Pennsylvania is Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia. Philly is less than a 2 hour drive from here. Lots of other great articles in Pennsylvania to come!
- Our other History Travel Posts
Some good ole’ nuclear scare movies that chilled during the Cold War:
The China Syndrome– Came out in theatres just 12 days before the Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant disaster. The 1st to address nuclear power plant accidents. Thought to be impossible, at the time.
Silkwood – Chilling. Meryl Streep pulls you into this conspiracy based on whistleblower Karen Silkwood’s story.
War Games– Every 80s kid saw this!
The Day After – This one’s tought to watch. I never could get through the whole thing.
2019’s Chernobyl (excellent!)- Bill & I binge-watched this!
Subscribe to Once Upon a Wheat on Youtube & don't miss a video!
Share with Friends & Pin it for Later!
You May Also Enjoy these Recent Articles:
The 5 Highlights of Legoland Discovery Center in Chicago , Illinois that you don’t want to miss! Rides, workshops, 4D & more. Something for everyone!
Bill’s years of experience & my insight mountain biking as a beginner taught me vital tips. Here’s everything you need to know to go mountain biking… and enjoy it!
How to pick & prepare perfectly ripe avocados & great tips for making the best guacamole ever!
3 of the most terrifying, deadly & largest man-eating lions on record. They terrified thousands. The only known man-eaters on display tmk.