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America might not have the glorious castles, grand palaces, and ancient dwellings that dot Europe and the Middle East, but we do have massive expanses of land with a variety of spectacular building projects. And we're not talking about your local Wal-Mart Super Center.
To celebrate the glory that is American architecture, we've rounded up 10 iconic homes, that aren't the White House. From mid-century modern masterpieces to former presidential residences, each of these homes are worth their weight in thumbs-up emojis.
Click through for a brief history of some of the most interesting homes the U.S. has to offer.
Photo: Steve Helber / AP Photo.