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    Valley Forge

    National Historical Park Pennsylvania

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Park Fun

artillery firing demonstration

Park Rangers demonstrate the firing procedures of an artillery piece.

Valley Forge NHP

Watch the Artillery Firing Demonstration

Download this MPEG file and watch the artillery firing demonstration

Watch a Musket Firing Demonstration

Download this MPEG file to watch park rangers and volunteers demonstrate musket firing.

Watch one of the Sergeants from the Join the Army program demonstrate the musket drill

Download the MPEG file to watch the sergeant demonstrate the drill.

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Did You Know?

visitors kayak on the schuylkill river

In 2008, readers of The Times Herald named Valley Forge National Historical Park "Best Family Attraction" for the newspaper's annual Best of Montgomery County reader's poll!