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    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 »

Schedule Of Events

Download the park's 2014 Calendar of Events for a look at the special events and programs offered this calendar year, or search for events by date using the calendar below.


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Events Upcoming for April

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  • National Junior Ranger Day

    Saturday, April 19, 2014

    During National Park Week, National Parks across the nation will honor and welcome new Junior Ranger. Come spend the day and earn your patch! More

  • Guided Bird Walks

    Tuesday, April 22, 2014

    Join avid local birders on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month for a fascinating bird walk. See or hear different species in a variety of seasons and habitats such as meadow, edge, and woods. More

  • Landscapes & Structures Photography Program

    Saturday, April 26, 2014

    An interdisciplinary photography and American history program that takes place at a variety of park locations. Skills of all levels are welcome. More

  • Valley Forge Revolutionary 5-Mile Run ®

    Sunday, April 27, 2014

    2014 marks the 9th annual race. It's the only race that directly supports Valley Forge Park! More


Seasonal Interpretive Programs
In addition to special events, Valley Forge Park offers seasonal ranger-led programs, tours, and children's activities. Programs are offered daily in the summer season (mid-June through Labor Day) and weekends in the spring and fall. For your planning convenience the park publishes seasonal program guides as well as the Today at Valley Forge quick reference guide.

Additional Trip Planning Materials
Park Closures & Things to Know Before You Come | Directions
Operating Hours & Seasons | Fees & Reservations
Things To Do | Trail Maps & Brochures | Getting Around

Did You Know?

Great Egret © Bill Moses

Valley Forge NHP is one of the largest open spaces in southeastern Pennsylvania with 3,500 acres containing habitats for hundreds of plants and animals including 200 species of birds.