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West Point Story

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Adult Ages 12+
Child Ages 3-11
Infant Ages 2 and Under | Must sit on the lap of a Child or Adult

Join us to learn the story of West Point and the United States Military Academy!

View the breathtaking scenery of the Hudson River and the Hudson Highlands while walking the paths of history beginning with West Point in 1778 during the Revolutionary War, to the present role of the United States Military Academy as the premier training facility for leaders who mold the future of our country.

Along the way, historical figures such as George Washington, Douglas MacArthur, Dwight Eisenhower, and even Benedict Arnold help bring the story of West Point and our nation to life.

The tour makes stops at Cadet Chapel, Trophy Point, Battle Monument, and the Plain. You are off the bus for approximately 50 minutes with minimal walking.

This tour is offered year-round and goes in rain, shine or snow. Reservations are non-refundable however, in the event a tour is canceled due to a decision by West Point, reservations are rescheduled or refunded.

Weekdays: 11:00 / 1:30
Weekends: 10:30 / 12:00 / 1:30 / 3:00
April – October
Starting the first weekend in April, the first tour is at 9:30 and the last tour is 3:45. Tours run at approximately 45-minute intervals throughout the day.
There are no tours May 19, 22, and 23 due to graduation events and on Saturdays of home Army football games in September, October or November.
Weekdays: 10:00 / 11:30 / 1:00 / 2:30
Weekends, Veterans Day, Fridays before home Army football games and Friday after Thanksgiving: 10:00/ 11:00 / 11:45 / 12:30 / 1:30 / 3:00
Thanksgiving Eve: 10:00/11:30
Weekdays: 11:00 / 1:30
Weekends: 10:30 / 12:00 / 1:30 / 3:00
Christmas Eve: 11:00
New Year’s Eve: 10:30/12:00