The City of West Point, PA
West Point is a small town in the state of Pennsylvania. The largest nearby city to West Point is Philadelphia, approximately 11 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near West Point, including Cosimo's Pizza, Outback Steakhouse, A & E Grill, Cajun Gourmet and Abacus Chinese Restaurant. For a larger selection of West Point restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby West Point Golf Courses and/or Zoos, including the Blue/Red Course at Limekiln Golf Course, Twin Woods Golf Club, Mainland Golf Course, Pine Crest Golf Club and Center Square Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of West Point please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 5 airports are located in or near West Point:
- Allentown Lehigh Valley Intl. Airport (ABE)
- Mount Holly South Jersey Regional Airport (LLY)
- Northeast Philadelphia Airport (PNE)
- Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL)
- Trenton Mercer Airport (TTN)
West Point, Pennsylvania Attractions
1Abington Art Center - Jenkintown,
Abington Art Center, located in the northern suburbs of Philadelphia, PA is a non-collecting contemporary art museum with exhibition galleries and a sculpture park. Abington Art Center’s mission is to cultivate the power of the arts – inspiring individuals and strengthening community. The Art Center supports its mission through exhibitions, a studio school for visual arts & dance, community education programs and public events at its Jenkintown, Pennsylvania cultural campus.
2Academy of Natural Sciences - Philadelphia,
The Academy of Natural Sciences is the oldest natural science research institution and museum in the New World. It was founded in 1812 by many of the leading naturalists of the young republic with its expressed mission of "the encouragement and cultivation of the sciences." For over nearly two centuries of continuous operations, the Academy has sponsored expeditions, conducted original environmental and systematics research, and amassed natural history collections containing more than 17 million specimens.
3Adventure Aquarium - , Camden,
The Adventure Aquarium, formerly the New Jersey State Aquarium, is a for-profit educational entertainment attraction operated in Camden, New Jersey on the Delaware River waterfront by the Herschend Family Entertainment Corporation. It originally debuted in 1992, and re-opened in its current form on May 25, 2005, featuring about eight thousand animals living in varied forms of semi-aquatic, freshwater, and marine habitats.
4African American Museum in Philadelphia - Philadelphia,
39°57′10.07″N 75°9′5.65″W / 39.9527972°N 75.1515694°W / 39.9527972; -75.1515694
5Allentown Art Museum - Allentown,
The Allentown Art Museum is an art museum that is situated in the city of Allentown, Pennsylvania, in the US. It was founded in 1934 by a group organized by noted Pennsylvania impressionist painter, Walter Emerson Baum. With its collection of over 13,000 works of art, the Allentown Art Museum is a major regional art institution. In addition, its library and archives of more than 16,000 titles and 40 current periodicals make it an important regional cultural resource.
6Allentown Municipal Golf Course - Allentown,
The Allentown Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Lehigh County Pennsylvania. Built in 1952, this Allentown course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 5 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 610-395-9926. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 3400 Tilghman St, Allentown, PA 18104
7Ambassador Course at Hickory Valley Golf Club - Gilbertsville,
The Ambassador Course at Hickory Valley Golf Club is a 36 hole public golf course in Montgomery County Pennsylvania. Built in 1968, this Gilbertsville course is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 610-754-9862. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1921 Ludwig Rd, Gilbertsville, PA 19525
8America On Wheels - Allentown,
America On Wheels is an over-the-road transportation museum that is situated in Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania in the US.
9American Helicopter Museum & Education Center - West Chester,
The American Helicopter Museum & Education Center is a museum that can be found at 1220 American Boulevard, West Chester, Pennsylvania. The transport museum focuses on the history, science and technology of rotary wing aviation. The collection contains over 40 civilian and military autogyros, convertiplanes and helicopters, including some early generation models. The museum also contains an extensive research library.
10American Philosophical Society Museum - Philadelphia,
The American Philosophical Society is a discussion group founded in 1743 by Benjamin Franklin as an offshoot of his earlier club, the Junto. Through research grants, published journals, the upkeep of the American Philosophical Society Museum, an extensive library, and regular meetings, the society continues to advance careful study in a wide variety of disciplines in the humanities and the sciences. The museum is located immediately east of Independence Hall and was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1966.
West Point, Pennsylvania Hotels
5Courtyard By Marriott Philadelphia Montgomeryville
544 Dekalb Pike
North Wales, PA 19454
9Residence Inn By Marriott Philadelphia Montgomery
1110 Bethlehem Pike
North Wales, PA 19454
West Point, Pennsylvania Restaurants
This is a list of West Point Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Steak & Barbecue Restaurants, Pizza Restaurants, Chinese Restaurants and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
West Point Articles
Published January 21, 2013
Visit the National parks of Utah by car driving through scenic routes in Zion National Park and Escalante National Monument with unforgettable colorful rock formations such as the hoodoos and arches
Published November 21, 2012
Magnificent formations, easy to access short trails, lookout points, and grand vistas make Arches National Park an inspirational wonder for people of all ages.
Published November 20, 2011
Hotel review for Comfort Inn Philadelphia Airport Essington Pennsylvania. Paid $99+tax on business rate; arrived at 8 pm and left at...
Published November 4, 2011
See Fabulous Philadelphia’s Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, City Hall filled with Alexander Milne Calder’s statues including William Penn’s, and the Magic Gardens
Published October 30, 2011
Botanical Garden and outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy these lovely oases in and around Philadelphia Pennsylvania ideal for family strolls and picnics!
Published October 22, 2011
The Philadelphia Museum of Art is the third largest museum in the nation, with vast collections housing hundreds of thousands of artifacts spanning various periods
Published September 29, 2011
With so many historic places to visit in Philadelphia, we managed to pack in all the main attractions and still include less known locations that make Philly so unique.
Published September 28, 2011
From the Franklin Institute to the Ben Franklin Memorial to the recreation of the signing of the Declaration of Independence, Philadelphia is Ben Franklin's Town