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Washington Crossing Historic Park

  • 1112 River Rd
  • Washington Crossing, PA 18977
  • Phone:(215) 493-4076 Fax: (215) 493-4820

From this site, General George Washington and men of the Continental Army and militia crossed the Delaware River on Christmas night 1776 and marched to Trenton, New Jersey. Throughout the year, events are held at the Park. The Crossing Dress Rehearsal, Christmas Day Crossing, General Washington’s Birthday, Charter Days, Sheep Shearing Days, Harvest Days, Memorial Day Commemoration, Fourth of July Celebration and other fund raising events are planned and need volunteers for planning, day of event participation and post event wrap-up. Includes the 19th-century village of Taylorsville, outdoor passive recreation and picnic areas.

General
  • Days & Hours of Operation: Park grounds are open daily. Bowman’s Hill Tower is open Tues through Sun 10am to 4pm. The Gift Shop is open Tues through Sun 10am to 4pm,
  • Seasonal Days & Hours of Operation: Guided tours are offered Thursday-Sunday 10am-4pm seasonally. The grounds are open for self-guided tours.
  • Natl Registry of Historic Places:
  • Booking Notes: Please call for group reservations.
Group Tours
  • Guided Tour - Min/Max Size: 15+
  • Motorcoach Parking:

Washington Crossing Historic Park Meeting Facility

  • Description: Meetings can be held at the Washington Crossing Historic Park Visitor Center and Museum. Visitor Center is open Thursday through Sunday from 10am to 4pm.

Bucks County 5k

  • November 15, 2014
  • Location: Washington Crossing Historic Park
  • Address: 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977

The runner field will be limited to 500 participants. In the event or rain, canal towpath may be muddy. There is limited free parking, please consider... View details

Delaware Canal Half Marathon and “BUCKY”

  • November 15, 2014
  • Location: Washington Crossing Historic Park
  • Address: 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977

In addition to the Delaware Canal Half Marathon- we have added an additional test of endurance. The "Bucky" is a race to complete 39.3 mile... View details

Annual Washington's Crossing Dress Rehearsal

  • December 07, 2014
  • Location: Washington Crossing Historic Park
  • Address: 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977

Join us in watching a full dress rehearsal of two hundred reenactors in Continental military dress listen to an inspiring speech by Washington and the... View details

Annual Washington's Christmas Day Crossing

  • December 25, 2014
  • Location: Washington Crossing Historic Park
  • Address: 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977
  • Recurrence: Recurring every December 25th

Join us for the 6nd Annual Christmas Crossing. Each December, thousands of people gather on the banks of the Delaware to watch the reenactment of Geor... View details

3207 Street Road
Bensalem PA 19020
Toll Free: 800-836-BUCKS
Phone: 1-800-836-2825

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