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Independence Day Celebration: Living History Day 2024

July 4 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Celebrate Independence Day by bringing the whole family back in time—to July 4, 1776!

At Washington Crossing Historic Park, you can watch living historians demonstrate their crafts and see a military encampment from noon to 4 PM on Thursday, July 4. A highlight of the day will be readings of the Declaration of Independence at 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM, 2:30 PM and 3:30 PM.

Local Harvest Pizza and Rita’s Ice will be onsite.

Tickets are $9 for adults age 12 and over; $5 for children ages 5-11; and free for those under 5, active duty military, and members of the Friends of Washington Crossing Park. Families with up to two adults and two children living in the same household can purchase a single Family ticket for $25.

Pre-registration is recommended. Admission to Bowman’s Hill Tower is included in your ticket to Living History Day.

Book online now!


Thank you to Wegmans for sponsoring our Independence Day Celebration Hot Dog Stand which provides food for our volunteers and visitors.


July 4
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Washington Crossing Historic Park
1112 River Road
Washington Crossing, PA 18977 United States
(215) 493-4076


Friends of Washington Crossing Park
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