Washington Crossing Historic Park (PA) is open to the public for passive recreation only. Please carefully review park guidelines at www.washingtoncrossingpark.org while planning your visit.
Despite being closed for in-person tours and public programs; big things are happening at Washington Crossing Park.
This year in lieu of the annual crossing event the park presented a video presentation of the Crossing that was viewed by over 22K people online.
This video is currently available on the parks website: WashingtonCrossingPark.org (click on the Crossing).
The park is also hosting a number of free online programs for visitors to enjoy including a virtual book club, Zoom lecture series and free programming for kids throughout the year.
Please check out our website for details. To register for any event, visit WashingtonCrossingPark.org/events.
On Sunday, February 7th at 1:30pm, Revolutionary War Reenactor Noah Lewis, who portrays artillerist Edward “Ned” Hector, will lead a free virtual lecture on Soldiers of Color in George Washington’s Army.
On Sunday, February 14th at 1:00pm, we are hosting a free virtual birthday party for George Washington on Zoom!
Kids are encouraged to make and present a birthday card for George, participate in signing happy birthday and ask any questions they may have.
In addition to programs, a long-awaited $8.7 million project to rehabilitate 11 historic homes and other structures throughout Washington Crossing Historic Park in Upper Makefield should start this February, state Senator Steve Santarsiero, D-10, Lower Makefield recently announced.
The Historic Village is open from dawn to dusk for free self-guided tours and passive recreation.
Our Visitor Center is open from 10:00am to 5:00pm, seven days a week. The gift shop is open (capacity is limited).
Bathrooms are open inside the Visitor Center; in the field across the street and diagonal from the Visitor Center; and at the Thompson-Neely House.
The exhibits and the auditorium inside the Visitor Center are closed. You can watch our introductory film on YouTube.
Bowman’s Hill Tower and the Thompson-Neely Farmstead and Grist Mill are closed. Limited events and site rentals will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.
All organized events required a rental agreement. Please contact the Visitor Center at 215-493-4076 or email email@example.com for more information.
PHOTO CAP: Reenactors filmed a video presentation of the annual Christmas Crossing at Washington Crossing Historic Park which debuted on Christmas Day.