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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.

  • 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's Crossing Re-enactment

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

Come Cross with Us! During the first crossing event, hundreds of troops row across the river in uniform just as they do on Christmas Day. In addition,... 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

A Christmas Day tradition for generations. River crossings are contingent upon safe conditions for participants. However, even if conditions do not al... View details

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