We will leave at 7 AM from 70 E. Main St., Smithtown and go directly to West Point. Enjoy the foliage on the scenic ride to West Point! A step on guide will take the group for a 90 minute tour of the United States Military Academy at West Point. This tour will stop at the Main Cadet Chapel, Trophy Point, Battle Monument, the Monument to the Great Chain and the Plain.
Lunch at the Park Restaurant is included. The Park Restaurant is still one of the finest dining establishments in Highland Falls. Good food, good friends, and a good place to be. Pick your choice at restaurant. After lunch, the group returns to the Visitors Center to proceed with the guides for a 60 minute guided tour of the West Point Museum, the largest and oldest military museum in North America. The museum tour focuses on expanding the story of West Point and its impact on American history.
After the museum, your group may explore the Visitors Center, there are displays of a cadet room and class room, video presentations of various aspects of cadet life such as military training exercises as well as a 12 minute video on West Point shown continuously. The Gift Shop is also located in the Vistors Center.
US MILITARY SECURITY REGULATIONS REQUIRE THAT ALL PERSONS 16 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER BRING PHOTO ID WITH THEM OR THEY MAY BE DENIED ENTRANCE TO THE POST.
Please make sure your account has a valid email address connected to it. As the trip draws near you will receive an email asking for information about your photo ID that is required by West Point for entrance.
Bus leaves from Village Commons (Landing Ave. and Jericho Tpke.) rear parking lot behind Sleepy's at 8 am.
Smithtown Recreation Department