• Log huts are coated in a fresh layer of snow

    Valley Forge

    National Historical Park Pennsylvania

Library & Archives

The library and archives support the interpretive, education, resource management and protection programs at Valley Forge National Historical Park. These published and documentary materials that are available to National Park Service staff, volunteers and the general public relate to:

  • The park's historical significance
  • The establishment and development of the park
  • Park research, development, and resource management activities.
At this time the library and archives are only available by appointment:
Dona M. McDermott, Archivist
Valley Forge National Historical Park
1400 North
Outer Line Drive
King of Prussia, PA 19406
Office: 610-783-1034
Fax: 610-783-1060
Library: 610-296-2593 (only during scheduled appointments)
Email: dona_mcdermott@nps.gov

Did You Know?

Volunteers repaint artillery on National Public Lands Day

The tradition of citizen stewardship began in the 1870s and continues every day, as park volunteers and partners participate in the ongoing work of preservation and interpretation. Each of them shares the vision of the Park as a meaningful place.