Touring the Park
Begin your tour at the Visitor Center
The Visitor Center is also home to the park's museum collection and contains exhibits pertaining to the 1777-1778 winter encampment and the Revolutionary War, and the cultural and natural history at Valley Forge. Just next door in the park theater, plays an 18-minute orientation film, "Valley Forge: A Winter Encampment," shown daily at 9:30am and at the top of the hour from 10am- 4pm.
Self-Guided Driving Tour: The Encampment Tour
Ranger-led Walking Tours
Step On Tours
Our official National Park Service-trained tour guides will board your bus and lead your group through an enlightening and entertaining tour of the Park. Tours are approximately two hours and include stops at the soldier huts at the Muhlenberg Brigade Huts and the original house that was once General Washington's Headquarters at Valley Forge.
Reservations for "The Official Valley Forge National Historical Park Tour" are required. For more information about the tours, available times and fees or to make a reservation, please contact The Encampment Store at 610-783-1074 or email@example.com
Cell Phone Tours
Download the tour directory or pick one up at the Visitor Center.
Bicycle Rentals and Tours
Guided tours via bicycle are offered through The Encampment Store. Participants can use their own equipment or rent a bike at a special discount.
Did You Know?
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.