Watertown is ready and waiting for your charter bus group to come explore this fine city. The community is in the Eastern Standard time zone. The estimated population in 2003, was 26,782. A little known Watertown citizen made a big contribution to society, James B. Liddy invented the bedspring and haled from Watertown.
Watertown is on the Black River, the community was named for its location by Black River Falls. The original industry of Watertown was paper manufacturing; Frank W. Woolworth introduced the five-and-ten-cent store here in 1878. The local economy now relies heavily on Fort Drum Army base.
If your charter bus group is visiting Watertown in the winter months, they will experience see amazing snow drifts. Watertown is known for its extreme winters, with average snowfall over the course of most winters is 114 inches.
Your charter bus tour will visit many places of interest in Watertown and that every stop along the way is filled with fun. Thompson Park Zoo, Sci-Tech Center are some of the very important stops on your itinerary of your charter bus excursion in Watertown. Another fun stop for your charter bus gang is at the Jefferson County Historical Society.
Your Watertown charter bus will also take the group to Burnham Point State Park, Cedar Point State Park and Long Point State Park - Thousand Islands, both of which are extremely popular for their scenic locales, make sure everyone in your charter bus group has their cameras handy!
Your charter bus group can take schedule a stop on their tour of Watertown to the Sackets Harbor Battlefield State which is center of American naval and military activity for the upper St. Lawrence Valley and Lake Ontario. Your charter bus tour also has Jefferson County Historical Society also on its itinerary,a memorable slice of history exhibited in 19th-century house.
Your charter bus group can also take a stop at the Sci-Tech Center of Northern NY. Your charter bus group is assured of a great time at this venue.Some of the things charter group can enjoy here are:
· Hands-on Displays
· Group Tours
· Birthday Parties
· Sci-Tech Gift Shop
· Pre-School Programs
· Outreach Programs
· Workshops For All Ages
· Tech Teen Volunteer Program
· Special Events
If you happen to be visiting around Halloween, your charter bus gang will have a blast running in the Maze at Behling's Spook hill Farms.
Another fun stop on your charter bus tour of Watertown is Burnham Point State Park. Burnham Point State Park is northeast of Lake Ontario on the St. Lawrence River. The group can take part in boating, fishing and camping. If a little more outdoor activity is on your charter bus group's agenda, make a stop by Highland Meadows Golf & Country Club is a great place to play golf. Your charter bus gang can have a ball a of time playing golf.
This town has everything to keep your charter bus group interested and having fun. Parks, places to eat, golf and your private charter bus will be there to take the group all round. So get going, book your charter bus tour of Watertown and start the vacation!