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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.

Nature with the Academy of Natural Sciences

  • July 10, 2014 - July 31, 2014
  • Location: Washington Crossing Historic Park
  • Address: 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977

Parents looking to “disengage” their children from their electronic devices and get them outside this summer can sign them up for a series... View details

Nature by the Yard with Pame Newitt

  • July 15, 2014 - July 29, 2014
  • Location: Meet at the Green Pavilion
  • Address: 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Tuesday

Parents looking to “disengage” their children from their electronic devices and get them outside this summer can sign them up for a series... View details

Nature with the Academy of Natural Sciences

  • July 17, 2014 - July 31, 2014
  • Location: Classes meet at the Greene Pavilion
  • Address: 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Thursday

Parents looking to ?disengage? their children from their electronic devices and get them outside this summer can sign them up for a series of nature c... View details

Films at the Farmstead

  • July 30, 2014 - August 27, 2014
  • Location: Thompson Neely Farmstead
  • Address: 1638 River Road, New Hope, PA 18938
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Wednesday

The Thompson-Neely House & Farmstead in Washington Crossing Historic Park will play host to an outdoor family film series beginning on July 30 and... View details

Paddling on the Canal

  • August 03, 2014
  • Location: Washington Crossing Historic Park
  • Address: 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977

Meet near the General Sullivan Picnic Pavilion in the northern section of Washington Crossing Historic Park. Use the park entrance on River Road oppo... 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

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Phone: 1-800-836-2825

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