December 10, 2013 - Park will open at 1:00 PM
Due to the weather, park buildings and internal roadways will be closed until 1:00 PM on Tuesday, December 10. Please call ahead of your visit as weather conditions may change, 610-783-1099.
Wilson Road Closed
Wilson Road is closed Monday - Friday from 6:00 a.m. to approximately 5:30 p.m. until further notice to all traffic including including autos, walkers, joggers, bikers, horses, etc. while the new parking lot is constructed. More »
Multiple Days: 05/11/2013, 05/18/2013, 05/25/2013, 06/01/2013
Location: Various Time: 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM Fee Information: free
This spring, Valley Forge National Historical Park is partnering with the Freedom Valley YMCA to bring you an interdisciplinary photography and American history opportunity. The Landscapes, Structures, Waterways, and Bridges program will take a photographic look at the history and beauty of Valley Forge NHP.Join a park ranger and photographer, Caitlin Bellucci, as they walk the park grounds and explore the history and the art that is Valley Forge.
Photographers of all skill levels are welcome to attend- so bring your camera, tablet, or cell phone and enjoy the park.
This event will meet at a different location each week:
May 11: Washington's Headquarters Parking Lot (tour stop #5)
May 18: Muhlenberg Brigade Huts (tour stop #2)
May 25: Philander Chase Knox Estate (aka, P.C. Knox, Maxwell's, or the Park Library)
June 1: Pawlings Road Farm (north side of the park)
For more information call Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA at Audubon at 610-539-0900, or Valley Forge NHP at 610-783-1009.
Follow @ValleyForgeNHP on Instagram and Twitter and tag your photos with #vfpark
More about Caitlin Bellucci's photography: http://www.caitlinbellucci.com/
Download a copy of the program map.