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.
Did You Know?
Port Kennedy Cave, located in what is now Valley Forge NHP, produced one of the most significant assemblages of Pleistocene fossils in North America. 14 plants and 48 animals are represented, including wolverine, Wheatley's ground sloth, long-nosed peccary, Hay's tapir, and lesser short-faced bear. More...