These are a few of the upcoming trips for the 2012-2013 school year:
west point tour, lunch at hotel thayer, u.s. military museum
we will take an exciting guided tour of the united states military academy at west point. there is no better way to experience the sweep of american history than a tour of west point. (tour will be on a bus with limited walking). we will thEn have a buffet lunch at the elegant and regal thayer hotel which is located on west point’s grounds. after lunch we will visit the west point museum which is the oldest and largest military museum in the western hemisphEre. along with the excellent collection of military memorabilia, the museum also contains art, scientific and engineering exhibits as well as exhibits tracing the history of both west point and the u.s. army.
*west point is a funtioning military post. everyone taking the tour must show a government issued photo i.d., such as a drivers license (or non-drivers license) or passport. members must provide their date of birth and indicate the photo i.d. they will show AT WEST POINT. metro card is not acceptable.
day & date: Thursday, september 13, 2012
cost: $82.00 includes transportATION, tour, lunch and gratuities.
DISCOVER PENNSYLVANIA AGAIN
TOUR FAMOUS BETH SHOLOM SYNAGOGUE DESIGNED BY FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT. THE BUILDING EVOKES AN IMAGE OF A MOUNTAIN. IF PROBLEM WITH STEPS, THERE IS A MEDICAL CHAIR LIFT FOR ONE PERSON AT A TIME. WALKERS ARE NOT PERMITTED.
LUNCH AT SPASSO ITALIAN GRILL, ONE OF OUR FAVORITES.
GUIDED TOUR OF FAMOUS MASONIC TEMPLE; THE OLDEST EXISTING FRATERNAL ORGANIZATION IN THE WORLD. IT IS A MAGNIFICENT ARCHITECTUAL LANDMARK WITH MAJESTIC LARGE HALLS; AND IS NOTED FOR ITS EXQUISITE FURNISHINGS.
DAY/DATE: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2012
COST: $82.00 INCLUDES TRANSPORTATION, ADMISSION, LUNCH & GRATUITIES