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Group Tours Departing from the USNA Visitor Center

52 King George St., Annapolis, MD 21402
(410) 293-8687

About Group Tours Departing from the USNA Visitor Center

Bringing a large group to Annapolis? Plan to take a group tour of the United States Naval Academy. The Academy provides private tours for groups of 16 or more people.  Please call ahead to book one of the following tours:

Adult Group Tours
Historical Walking Tour (One hour and 30 minutes)

Take a guided walking tour to hit the highlights and get the inside scoop on admissions and the midshipmen experience in our most popular tour, covering:

  • Bancroft Hall (Midshipmen dormitory)
  • Memorial Hall
  • Statue of Tecumseh
  • Herndon Monument (famous for Herndon Climb)
  • Main Chapel and Crypt of John Paul Jones
  • Noon Meal Formation (Fall and Spring)
  • Lejeune Hall (site of Division I Swimming and Diving)

Our most popular tour highlights life at the U.S. Naval Academy past and present. Tour includes Lejeune Hall, Bancroft Hall, Tecumseh Court, Herndon Monument, Main Chapel, and the Crypt of John Paul Jones.  

Student Group Tours
Educational Tour (One hour)
The best way to truly experience the U.S. Naval Academy is to take one of our highly-regarded historical USNA tours. Led by professional, passionate, certified guides from NABSD, these tours bring many of the U.S. Naval Academy’s most important stories to life.  Come learn about USNA Admissions!

Navy Way Boot Camp 
Active Tour (one hour)

Designed for First through Fifth Grades.
Recruits learn Navy terms and traditions!  Step into the shoes of a Midshipman!  Highlights include company formation, Navy chants, directions for saluting and following orders

USNA Tour & Tea (Two hours and 30 minutes)

Enjoy a specialized tour of the Academy and USNA Museum with Afternoon Tea at the Naval Academy Club. Highlights include the Main Chapel, Crypt of John Paul Jones, the Naval Academy Museum, sweet treats, snacks, and delicious tea.

Military Reunion Tour (Two hours and 30 minutes)

This guided tour is designed for participants in U.S. military operations. Highlights include the Main Chapel, Crypt of John Paul Jones, Bancroft Hall, and an enhanced virtual tour presentation, a driving tour of the Yard.  The tour will be customized for your specific group!

Jewish Chapel & Levy Center Tour (One hour)

The Levy Center was named for Commodore Uriah P. Levy, a prominent 19th century Jewish-American naval hero who held command positions for Presidents Monroe, Jackson, Tyler and Lincoln. Levy restored Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello.

The Levy Center and Jewish Chapel provide a portal for the entire brigade of 4,400 Midshipmen to develop a greater appreciation for faith-based traditions. Through this voyage of understanding, America’s future leaders will acquire the skills of tolerance, peaceful problem solving and perspective. In this regard, this magnificent facility and the paradigm it presents is unique to our country.

Highlights of the tour include the Miller Chapel, Stein Fellowship Hall, an exhibit featuring major Jewish historical ties to the U.S. Navy, and exquisite architectural design using stone acquired from Israel.

Corporate Leadership Program (Two hours 30 minutes)

Program introduces adult corporate team building groups to the education and leadership training received at the Naval Academy to become Navy and Marine Corps officers.  Facilitators include retired military officers.  Highlights include: presentation on leadership, education and development, “Call to Service” film showing, a walking tour of the USNA to facilitate discussion, and 20% off coupons for the USNA Gift Shop.

All proceeds from the sale of tours and merchandise support Brigade of Midshipmen activities.                   Everyone 18 and older must have a photo ID; buses are not permitted on Academy grounds.



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9:00am - 5:00pm

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9:00am - 5:00pm

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9:00am - 5:00pm

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9:00am - 5:00pm

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9:00am - 5:00pm

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