• Log huts are coated in a fresh layer of snow

    Valley Forge

    National Historical Park Pennsylvania

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  • Upcoming Visitor Center Construction Projects

    Beginning April 22, improvements to the Visitor Center complex will be made and periodic closures will occur over a two-week period. Plan your visit with this information in mind. Further details and dates will be made available as possible. More »

Video Files

Soldiers and Huts

Valley Forge: A Winter Encampment

View the park's 18-minute orientation film, Valley Forge: A Winter Encampment, at the park when you visit or on our YouTube channel! This video describes the events leading up to, during, and after the 1777-1778 winter encampment that took place here at Valley Forge.

View the movie in three downloadable parts:
VF Movie Part 1
VF Movie Part 2
VF Movie Part 3


Some national park stories are best told through both audio and video. Enjoy over 50 educational videos about history and natural resources here at Valley Forge on our YouTube channel.

Did You Know?

President's Day Events in the Welcome Center

Visitors annually contribute $21 million to the local economy, generating over $7 million in wages and salaries, and supporting 667 jobs in the area.