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A Blend of History, Nature, and Community

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A Blend of History, Nature, and Community


Nestled on the banks of the picturesque Delaware River, Washington Crossing is not just a suburb but a canvas of American history, natural beauty, and vibrant community life. Whether you're a history buff, an outdoor enthusiast, or someone looking for the charm of small-town living with easy access to urban centers, Washington Crossing, PA, offers a unique living experience.


A Rich Historical Tapestry

Washington Crossing boasts the esteemed Washington Crossing Historic Park, where George Washington's daring 1776 Christmas night river crossing marked a turning point in the Revolutionary War. This landmark isn't just a tribute to the past; it's a living, breathing center of education and culture that offers a glimpse into our nation's formative moments. Annual events, such as the thrilling Washington Crossing Reenactment, bring the echo of history to life for residents and visitors alike.


Natural Wonders and Recreation

If verdant landscapes and outdoor activities call to you, the Delaware Canal State Park will become your personal playground. Miles of scenic walking and biking trails invite residents to explore the serene backdrop of the Delaware River. Whether it's a peaceful jog, cycling with the family, or a leisurely walk with friends, the natural richness of Washington Crossing is an open invitation for fresh air and exploration.


A Touch of Modern Lifestyle

Washington Crossing isn’t all history, however. Contemporary life flourishes here with an array of quaint shops, local eateries, and a calendar peppered with events such as the Art in the Park Festival and Jazz on the River. These occasions are where community ties are strengthened and local pride swells – they're the heartbeat of the township.


Culinary Delights

The local dining scene in Washington Crossing is a vibrant tapestry of flavors, showcasing both traditional American fare and international cuisine. Restaurants and cafes, many of which are family-owned, dot the landscape, offering intimate settings for gatherings over food that warms the soul. From cozy breakfast spots serving homemade pastries and coffee to upscale dining establishments offering gourmet meals with locally sourced ingredients, there's a taste to suit every palate. Seasonal menus highlight the region’s agricultural bounty, ensuring that dining in Washington Crossing is always an experience marked by freshness and innovation. Whether you're in the mood for a classic burger, artisanal pizza, or exotic dishes from far-off lands, the township's culinary scene promises satisfaction and surprises at every turn.


Unmatched Real Estate Potential

The real estate fabric of Washington Crossing is as diverse as its landscape, offering everything from charming historic homes to modern developments and opulent riverfront estates. The market is stable, catering to different lifestyles and budgets, with demand driven by those seeking tranquility without sacrificing access to metropolitan amenities. Philadelphia and New York City are both in close proximity, perfect for day trips or commuting.


Your Next Chapter Awaits

With Washington Crossing, you don't just buy a house – you invest in a chapter of American heritage and an unparalleled lifestyle. Real estate here is more than property; it's part of a story that continues with each new resident. If you're yearning for a place that honors the past, celebrates the present, and is optimistic about the future, consider calling Washington Crossing your home.

Discover the homes in Washington Crossing, and take your first step into a life that's the perfect blend of history, nature, and community.


For the latest listings and information on living in this historic and picturesque community, visit our website and find your dream home by the Delaware River. Experience Washington Crossing – where America's past meets your future.

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Around Washington Crossing, PA

There's plenty to do around Washington Crossing, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Charlann Farms, Panna Gelateria, and CrossFit Newtown.

Name Category Distance Reviews
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Dining 4.77 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.88 miles 15 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Active 4.34 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.5 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 0.24 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.9 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars

Overview for Washington Crossing, PA

4,595 people live in Washington Crossing, where the median age is 54.2 and the average individual income is $87,484. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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With decades of sales and marketing successes behind him, Doug Pearson is a leading Realtor in the greater Philadelphia area and a top salesperson in Kurfiss Sotheby’s International Realty. He has extensive experience selling new construction and land along with estate homes, city condominiums, and investment properties.