FAQs

What are the store hours in New Hope?
Each store is individually owned and operated. Each stores sets its own hours. If you are interested in particular stores, call ahead for their hours. 

Is the Auto Show taking place this year?
Call 215-862-5665 for information. The Auto Show takes place yearly in August.  

Where can I go for lunch/dinner with my pet?
Many restaurants with outdoor dining will allow leashed dogs outside. If they do any outdoor food or drink preparation, the Dept of Health does not allow pets.  

Where is there a bathroom I can use?
Public Restrooms are available at the following locations:  

  • New Hope Visitors Center
    S. Main St. (M-F 10-4, Sat 10-7, Sun 10-6)
  • New Hope and Ivyland Train Station
    W. Bridge St.

Is New Hope open all year?
Most businesses are open year-round, although some have fewer hours during the winter.

Where can I get quarters for the meters?
While it’s always a good idea to bring quarters with you, New Hope Visitor’s Center is always stocked with quarters just in case. Most local businesses are happy to give you quarters if they have them. 

Where do I pay for a parking ticket?
There are little red boxes on every block and the police station is located at 123 New St.

Parking note: Know your license plate number – you’ll need this information when using the Pay-by-Plate parking Kiosk.

Is New Hope Motorcycle-Friendly?
Absolutely, although we do ask you to “Rev it Down” as you roll into town! New Hope has loudness ordinances, and we don’t want you to be a casualty.

What’s the best time of year to visit?
There is something special about every season in New Hope, so any time can be the “best” time.