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How to Get to Washington Crossing

Washington Crossing, 1112 River Road, Washington Crossing, PA 18977

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From Interstate 95

Take the New Hope exit 51 off I-95. (This exit is between the Newtown/Yardley exit and the Trenton exit.) When exiting the ramp, turn onto Taylorsville Road toward New Hope. (From the south this will be a left turn and from the north a right turn.) Follow Taylorsville Road to Route 532. There will be a traffic light at this intersection.

If you are traveling to the Visitor Center/Lower Park, turn right onto Route 532. Travel on Route 532 for less than a mile to Route 32 at a four-way stop. Turn left onto Route 32. The Visitor Center is on the right and parking on the left.

If traveling to the Thompson-Neely House/Upper Park, proceed through the traffic light, remaining on Taylorsville Road. Taylorsville Road will end. At the end, turn left onto Route 32. Proceed 2 miles to Lurgan Road to visit Bowman's Hill Tower and approximately 3 miles to the Thompson-Neely House.

From the Pennsylvania Turnpike / Route 1

Exit the turn pike at the Philadelphia exit 351 (old exit 28). From the off ramp, take Rt. 1 north, Morrisville. Continue on Rt. 1 until you see exits for I-95, exit Rt. 1 at the I-95 north exit.

Take the New Hope exit 51 off I-95. (This exit is between the Newtown/Yardley exit and the Trenton exit.) When exiting the ramp, turn onto Taylorsville Road toward New Hope. (From the south this will be a left turn and from the north a right turn.) Follow Taylorsville Road to Rt. 532. There will be a traffic light at this intersection.

If you are traveling to the Visitor Center/Lower Park, turn right onto Rt. 532. Travel on Rt. 532 for less than a mile to Rt. 32 at a four-way stop. Turn left onto Rt. 32. The Visitor Center is on the right and parking on the left.

If traveling to the Thompson-Neely House/Upper Park, proceed through the traffic light, remaining on Taylorsville Road. Taylorsville Road will end. At the end, turn left onto Rt. 32. Proceed 2 miles to Lurgan Road to visit Bowman's Hill Tower and approximately 3 miles to the Thompson-Neely House.

From Route 202 South

From the north/NJ, follow Rt. 202 to New Hope. Exit at Rt. 32/River Road. Continue on Rt. 32. The Thompson-Neely House will be to the left approximately a mile. Bowman's Hill Tower, via Lurgan Road, will be to your right approximately a mile from the Thompson-Neely House. Continue on Rt. 32. The Visitor Center and Lower Park will be approximately 4 miles from Lurgan Road

From Route 202 North

Follow Route 202 to New Hope. Exit at Route 32/River Road. Follow River Road as instructed in the previous directions.

From New Jersey

The Taylorsville/Titusville Bridge, accessible from Route 29, crosses the Delaware River between the Washington Crossing State Park, NJ and Washington Crossing Historic Park, PA. After crossing the bridge, turn right onto River Road/Route 32. The Visitor Center is on the right and the parking is on the left.

If crossing the bridge at Lambertville, NJ, turn left onto Route 32. Continue on Route 32. The Thompson-Neely House will be to the left approximately a mile. Bowman's Hill Tower, via Lurgan Road, will be to your right approximately a mile from the Thompson-Neely House. Continue on Route 32. The Visitor Center and Lower Park will be approximately 4 miles from Lurgan Road.

If crossing the bridge at Trenton/Morristown, turn right onto Route 32. Continue onto Route 32 through Yardley and cross Route 532. The Visitor Center is on the right and the parking is on the left.

Buses

If coming from New Jersey, Buses should cross the Delaware River on I-95 and follow the directions for I-95. The small bridges that cross the Delaware River will not support the weight of a bus.

The Taylorsville-Titusville Bridge
Rich Buser
The small bridge connects the Washington Crossing Historic Park in PA with the Washington Crossing State Park in NJ.