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Guided Historic Education Tour at Washington Crossing State Park

Sunday, August 8, 2021 at 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

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One event on Sunday, August 8, 2021 at 12:30 pm

One event on Sunday, August 22, 2021 at 12:30 pm

Twice-monthly tours by the Historic Preservation and Education Committee of the Washington Crossing Park Association (WCPA).

About this event

Stop 1: Washington Crossing Visitor Center Museum

  • Welcome & Tour Overview.
  • View film: “Ten Crucial Days: The Road to Liberty”
  • Swan Historical Foundation Collection – an introduction
  • Lloyd Garrison painting of Washington Crossing

Stop 2: Sullivan Drive & Continental Lane Marker

  • Why General Washington was here

Stop 3: Stone Barn

  • Educational dioramas of Washington Crossing: March toTrenton & Battle of Trenton
  • Map of the Battle of Trenton

Stop 4: The Overlook

  • Significance of Johnson Ferry House
  • Importance of ferry operations to the Crossing

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Entrance fees are charged per vehicle from Memorial Day til’ Labor Day:

NJ resident: $5.00 | Non-resident: $7.00

Fee is charged for visitor center museum movie: $1.00

All fees must be paid in cash.

Tour is free but donations are encouraged to the Washington Crossing Park Association!

As always, tours are contingent on the weather. Please check on the website for updates on the weather.

Venue

Washington Crossing State Park Visitor Center
355 Washington Crossing-Pennington Road
Titusville, NJ 08560-1517 United States
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Phone:
(609) 737-9303
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