• Log huts are coated in a fresh layer of snow

    Valley Forge

    National Historical Park Pennsylvania

Operating Hours & Seasons

PARK GROUNDS
Open daily, year-round 7 AM to dark (1/2 hr after sunset).

VISITOR CENTER
9 AM - 5 PM daily.
9 AM - 6 PM daily, mid-June through mid-August.
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, & New Years Day.

WASHINGTON'S HEADQUARTERS
9 AM - 5 PM daily, March - December.
10 AM - 4 PM weekends, January - February & President's Day.
9 AM - 6 PM daily, mid-June through mid-August.
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, & New Years Day.

TRAIN STATION
9 AM - 5 PM daily, March - December & President's Day Weekend.
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, & New Years Day.

WASHINGTON MEMORIAL CHAPEL
11:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday - Saturday & 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM Sunday.

CHAPEL CABIN SHOP
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM daily.

VARNUM'S QUARTERS
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM weekends, mid-June through Labor Day.

VARNUM'S PICNIC AREA PARKING LOT
7 AM to dark daily, April - October.
7 AM to dark weekends through November.

Did You Know?

The huts used by Washington's guard, framed by falling snow.

Valley Forge was the third of the eight American winter encampments during the Revolutionary War. It is the best known of the eight, however, because it is remembered as the birthplace of the Continental Army.