Visitor Information

Whether you're planning a day trip, preparing a weekend escape, or looking for a home base while exploring greater Bucks County, New Hope is has no shortage of shops and cafes, night life and amenities that will make your visit memorable.

The Visitors Center is located in downtown New Hope at 1 West Mechanic Street. Managed by the Bucks County Playhouse, the Center is open seven days a week from 11:30 a.m., and closes at 5 p.m. Sunday–Thursday and at 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday evenings. You can visit their Facebook page for more information.

Parking in New Hope is a mix of on-street and public and private lots. On-street parking and Borough lots uses pay-by-plate kiosks, which you can learn more about here and download a convenient app for your smart phone. There are also several privately-operated lots throughout greater New Hope.

New Hope hosts several annual events, which you can learn more about at our Community Events page.

Shops, restaurants and other hospitality venues are listed:


New Hope's rich history is all around you during your visit—why not make it part of your experience? You can visit the New Hope Historical Society's website to learn more about mansion tours and walks, or visit our history page on this site.

Frequently Asked Questions from visitors are answered here. If there's a question you would like to have answered, just email us!