Members Field Trips

The Westchester Photographic Society sponsors field trips on roughly a monthly basis to locations that offer shooting opportunities for our members. Field trips may last several hours to several days, depending on the event and the distance involved.


To suggest or lead field trips in the greater NYC area, or to make your required reservation for a field trip, please contact our Field Trip Coordinator, Deborah Cohen or call our Field Trips Hot Line at (914) 827-5353.

*WPS Scheduled Field Trips are open only to WPS members and their immediate families." To join WPS click this link.

 

Scheduled WPS Field Trips*
Photo Opportunities

Westchester County Center

198 Central Avenue, White Plains, NY  10606

details on events: call  914-995-4050 (unless noted) 

 

Blue Mountain Reservation

Peekskill, NY

 

Wave Hill

 West 249th Street and Independence Avenue (main entrance) 

Bronx, NY 10471-2899 

View Directions 

718.549.3200

 

National September 11th Memorial and Museum 

106 West Street

Manhattan 10007

212-312-8800

Hours: 1/01/2013-12/31/2013, 9-7 pm

 

Lasdon Park & Arboretum
Open all year, free

 

Motorcycle Museum

 

Katonah Art Museum

 

Lenoir Preserve, Yonkers, NY

 

Philipsburg Manor

$12 adults, $10 seniors (65+)

April 30-Nov. 1

 

Union Church

$5 fee

April-October

 

Great Falls National Park

Patterson, NJ

 

Storm King Art Center

 

Storm King State Park

 

New York Botanical Gardens

 

Wilderstein House

 

Tarrytown Lighthouse

 

Trolley Museum

Kingston, NY

 

Untermeyer Park

Cultural Heritage Celebrations 2018

Experience a variety of cultures from around the world this summer without leaving Westchester
County during the annual Cultural Heritage Celebrations held in county parks.

Festivals will be held rain or shine. 

Seating is informal; bring blankets or folding chairs for seating on the lawn.

Cultural  Celebration             Date / Time                                               Location

Asian-American                      Saturday, June 2, Noon – 6 p.m.              Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla

Albanian                                  Sunday, June 3, Noon – 7 p.m.                 Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla

Portuguese                             Sunday, June 3, Noon – 7 p.m.                 Ridge Road Park, Hartsdale

African-American                   Sunday, June 24, Noon – 7 p.m.               Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla

Polish                                       Sunday, July 8, Noon – 6 p.m.                   Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla

Hispanic                                  Sunday, July 15, Noon – 7 p.m.                 Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla

Arab                                         Sunday, July 22, 1 p.m. – 7 p.m.                Ridge Road Park, Hartsdale

Italian                                      Sunday, July 22, Noon – 7 p.m.                  Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla

Irish-American                       Sunday, July 29, 1 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.           Ridge Road Park, Hartsdale

Heritage of India                   Sunday, Aug. 5, 12:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.    Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla

Jewish                                     Sunday, Aug. 19, Noon – 6 p.m.                 Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla

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