Valley Forge National Historical Park, Valley Forge

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At Valley Forge National Historical Park, see the place where George Washington's army set up a military camp to fight the Revolutionary War in the winter of 1777. Walk around or hop on a trolley around the grounds, where you'll see reconstructed log cabins and outdoor baking ovens, as well as many statues and memorials, including an impressive arch. The park also features a museum and a colonial house that served as Washington's headquarters. Rangers stationed all over the park will provide information on every attraction. In addition to history, you can go hiking, watch wildlife, and admire the scenery. With our world travel planner, Valley Forge attractions like Valley Forge National Historical Park can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • We had a great day exploring Valley Forge. We stopped by the Visitors Center first and took in all the exhibits. The exhibits were engaging and modern. They really gave a lot of good information and.....  more
    We had a great day exploring Valley Forge. We stopped by the Visitors Center first and took in all the exhibits. The exhibits were engaging and modern. They really gave a lot of good information and.....  more »
  • Excellent museum with beautifully presented displays. The half-hour video is also lovely and well-done. Staff was eager to answer questions. And the encampment tour was very interesting and worth.....  more
    Excellent museum with beautifully presented displays. The half-hour video is also lovely and well-done. Staff was eager to answer questions. And the encampment tour was very interesting and worth.....  more »
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  • Many historical sites and monuments,, over 35 miles of hiking trails.
  • The Visitor Center shop is now open wwithagreat selection oh historical books.

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