Many of White Plains’s key attractions are located near to Peekskill, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two sights that should top every visitor’s itinerary is the wonderful Paramount Center for the Arts and the much-loved Peekskill Museum. Two other recommended attractions you’ll find nearby Peekskill are the Bear Mountain State Park and the Stony Point Battlefield State Historic Site.
Peekskill has a number of museums and theaters within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. In particular, you should make sure you check out the West Point Museum in West Point.
When it’s time escape the city, plan a trip to one of the many nearby green spaces. Follow the paths through botanical displays, pull out your sketch pad, or just listen to the birdsong at the Croton Point Park in Croton-on-Hudson.
A pleasant way to experience the natural environs is to head for the greens at the area’s challenging golf courses like the Patriot Hills Golf Club in Stony Point.
Finding somewhere convenient to stay close to Peekskill is easy. Take your pick from the Holiday Inn Express West Point, Fort Montgomery, the Inn on the Hudson, or the FairBridge Inn & Suites at West Point, Highland Falls.