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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:
  • Blue Star Museum participant:
  • Payment Policy: Washington Crossing Historic Park (PA) is offering free admission to the nation's active-duty military personnel and their families through Labor Day as part of the Blue Star Museums program. Individuals with disabilities who need special assistance or accommodations to participate in this event should call 215-493-4076.
  • 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.

Washington Crossing Farmer's Market

  • May 09, 2015 - October 24, 2015
  • Location: Washington Crossing Historic Park
  • Address: 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Saturday

Area residents looking for fresh produce can come to Washington Crossing Historic Park. The market will feature produce from up to 12 local farms and... View details

Independence Day Celebration

  • July 04, 2015
  • Location: Washington Crossing Historic Park
  • Address: 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977

The public is invited to celebrate Independence Day at Washington Crossing Historic Park. See living historians demonstrate their crafts, tour histori... View details

The 35th Annual Revolutionary Run

  • July 04, 2015
  • Location: Washington Crossing Historic Park
  • Address: 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977

All pre-registered runner packets can be picked up on race day beginning at 6am under the tent. Same-day walk-in registration is also available ($30, ... View details

Washington Crossing 15K

  • August 15, 2015
  • Location: Washington Crossing Historic Park
  • Address: 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977

The runner field will be limited to 500 participants. This is a rain or shine event. In the event or rain, canal towpath may be muddy. There is limite... View details

Chasing the Unicorn Marathon

  • August 16, 2015
  • Location: Washington Crossing Historic Park
  • Address: 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977

Race packets may be picked up early, the evening before the race (Saturday, August 16th) at the race site between 5:00pm and 7:00pm. At that time, we... View details

Alternative Half Marathon

  • September 13, 2015
  • Location: Washington Crossing Historic Park
  • Address: 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977

The runner field will be limited to 500 participants.This is a rain or shine event. In the event or rain, canal towpath may be muddy. There is limited... View details

Delaware Canal 20 Miler

  • October 25, 2015
  • Location: Washington Crossing Historic Park
  • Address: 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977

This is a rain or shine event. In the event or rain, canal towpath may be muddy. There is limited free parking at Washington Crossing Historic Park, p... View details

Bucks County 5k

  • November 14, 2015
  • 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

Annual Washington's Christmas Day Crossing

  • December 25, 2015
  • 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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