Declaration of Independence at the National Archives in Washington DC. Guarded by marines

Independence Day 2018

Preserving the Charters of Freedom By Emmet Pierce – Abridged Written on parchment, the original copy of the Declaration of Independence is encased in a titanium and aluminum frame and secured behind bulletproof glass and plastic laminate. Each night the Declaration is lowered into an underground vault. “It took five years and $5 million to…

Thanksgiving 2017

“I am grateful for what I am and have. My thanksgiving is perpetual… My breath is sweet to me. O how I laugh when I think of my vague indefinite riches. No run on my bank can drain it, for my wealth is not possession but enjoyment.” ― Henry David Thoreau In observance of the…

Columbus Day 2017

In recognition of the Columbus Day holiday, Impression Point will be closed on Monday 10/10 and will reopen again on Tuesday, 10/11 at 9 a.m. We hope you enjoy the holiday! Click on the link for a wiki history , but if you want a lighter take, check out the poem below. Here is the complete 1492…

Mount Rushmore

Presidents Day 2017

In observance of Presidents’ Day, Impression Point will be closed on Monday, February 20th.  We will reopen on Tuesday, February 21st at 9am.  Check out some interesting facts about Presidents’ Day below. Presidents’ Day was originally established to celebrate George Washington’s birthday and is traditionally celebrated on February 22nd – Washington’s actual birthday.  Today, we…

Thanksgiving 2016

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, Impression Point will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 24th and 25th.  We will reopen on Monday, November 28th at 9am. From the entire staff here at Impression Point, we wish you a happy and healthy holiday with your friends and family.  When it comes to Thanksgiving, we think…

Statue of Christopher Columbus in Brooklyn

Columbus Day 2016

In recognition of the Columbus Day holiday, Impression Point will be closed on Monday 10/10 and will reopen again on Tuesday, 10/11 at 9 a.m. We hope you enjoy the holiday! Click on the link for a wiki history , but if you want a lighter take, check out the poem below. Here is the complete 1492…

Mount Rushmore

Presidents’ Day 2016

In observance of Presidents’ Day, Impression Point will be closed on Monday, February 15th.  We will reopen on Tuesday, February 16th at 9am.  Check out some interesting facts about Presidents’ Day below. Presidents’ Day was originally established to celebrate George Washington’s birthday and is traditionally celebrated on February 22nd – Washington’s actual birthday.  Today, we…