National Park Service Press Release
Valley Forge National Historical Park -- This week’s National Park Getaway
|For Immediate Release:
||February 06, 2013
||Rhonda Schier, 610-783-1008
Kat Kirby, 202-208-6843
|Valley Forge National Historical Park -- This week’s National Park Getaway
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. – Winter. Cold. Snow. Suffering. These elements come to mind for many people when they think of Valley Forge. And of course, strength, survival, and spirit. These powerful words are often spoken here and evoke strong emotion.
Come to Valley Forge National Historical Park and you’ll come face to face with the story of General Washington’s winter encampment of 1777-78. Read more
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