The Military Academy at West Point

The Academy is located less than 5 miles from the Overlook B & B

The West Point Military Academy is located just north of Highland Falls on the banks of the Hudson. The historical, strategic and military importance of this institution cannot be overstated nor can the majesty of the grounds.

Steeped in tradition and maintaining the highest standards of education, West point continues to lead and inspire the nation. Visitors have numerous opportunities to tour the Academy, attend sporting events and purchase merchandise supporting various Army activities.

The tradition of doffing their caps upon graduation

The annual graduation features a speech from the sitting President of the United States as well as the famous tossing of the hats. Visitors from around the world attend this event.

Click here or on the images to visit the official US Military Academy site.