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West Point Tours

Visitor Center, Highland Falls, NY 10928
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Welcome to boot camp

"Welcome to boot camp!," was how our excellent tour guide Mary, welcomed us to the two hour West... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2015
Allancb
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Concord, New Hampshire
Very informative tour

We took the 1 hour tour. The tour was very informative and enjoyable. I wasn't sure that I would... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2015
mrjanto
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Fort Worth
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
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“hour tour” (94 reviews)
“hudson river” (32 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 15:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Visitor Center, Highland Falls, NY 10928
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"informative tour"
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"cadet life"
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Reviewed 9 November 2015

"Welcome to boot camp!," was how our excellent tour guide Mary, welcomed us to the two hour West Point tour. The two hour tour includes about one hour to walk through the cemetery. Other main sites were the main campus church, and the parade grounds...More

Thank Allancb
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Reviewed 9 November 2015

We took the 1 hour tour. The tour was very informative and enjoyable. I wasn't sure that I would enjoy the 2 hour tour, but there was so much information that it probably would have been enjoyable too. Be prepared with the directions to this...More

Thank mrjanto
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Reviewed 6 November 2015

My husband and I went on the 2 hour tour. We did purchase our tour tickets on-line, but being a Thursday we probably didn't need to. Our tour guide was excellent. I loved the stories about the famed alumni, information about the campus and the...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2015

They offer 1 hour and 2 hour tours. The 2 hour tour repeats and adds to the 1 hour tour. We took both and enjoyed the variety of information offered by separate tour guides. The bus driver, Sandy, handled the bus like a pro. Both...More

1  Thank OBXPearl
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Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Take the 1 hour bus tour that starts at the visitor center in the town of highland falls, ny The campus is stunning in the fall especially the view overlooking the Hudson River The tour guides provide interesting tidbits about cadet life and the famous...More

Thank Marilyn C
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Reviewed 28 October 2015

I purchased my ticket as a walk up customer at the visitor center. I would highly recommend purchasing tickets online ahead of time to make sure you get on a tour. I took the two hour tour that includes the cemetery. I thoroughly enjoyed it....More

Thank HuskerMark08
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

Family members urged us to take the one-hour tour of West Point (the US Military Academy). We are glad we did! Buy your tickets at the West Point Visitors Center (opens at 9 am), not one of the other tour operators across the street. Our...More

1  Thank TotheEndsoftheEarth
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Reviewed 25 October 2015

I would love to post a review of their actual tour, however I'm unable to do so as their organization is atrocious. Arrived last friday more than 30 minutes early for desired tour time (1 or 2 hour tour). I wasn't able to purchase in...More

5  Thank T S
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Reviewed 24 October 2015

There are an endless number of outdoor distractions in Westchester county. One that is often missed is the fact that, assuming one has ID, the campus, and the over 200 year history of the US Military Academy at West Point is available for a pittance...More

Thank rakrakrakrak
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Reviewed 7 October 2015

This truly was a special and sadly short visit. The one hour tour provided a superb explanation of the the site, it's history and the students who will serve us well. Should I have the good fortune to return, I would take the 2 hour...More

Thank Mike F
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Joann5129
31 March 2018|
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Response from ken h | Reviewed this property |
For the two of us it was 35.00 that was the bus tour with the cemetery stop
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Em N
12 December 2017|
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Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
If you want the complete West Point experience, stay at the Hotel Thayer. It is right next to the Academy and has history and ghosts going for it. Otherwise, stay at one of the wonderful Inns in Cold Harbor.
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