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    Valley Forge

    National Historical Park Pennsylvania

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  • Visitor Center main entrance closed, please use upper entrance

    The main entrance to the Visitor Center will be closed 4/24 - 4/25 for sidewalk repairs. Please use the upper entrance, located on the backside of the Visitor Center. Follow the signs from the main parking lot around the building. More »

  • 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 »

Group Volunteer Opportunities

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Volunteers In Parks

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Individuals as well as groups are welcome to sign up to help with stewardship projects to help preserve the natural, cultural, and recreational resources at Valley Forge Park.

Join us at one of our four annual stewardship events, fun for all ages and skill levels. For those of you who are interested in single-day group opportunities, please contact the volunteer program manager to set-up a work day (must contact no less than three-weeks in advance).

Recurring individual volunteer opportunities can be found on our volunteer home page.
Thank you in advance for your support!

 
King and Park Ranger at March on Washington
Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service - January 20, 2014
Make it a Day On; NOT a Day Off!
On January 20, 2014 millions throughout the nation will come together to volunteer and honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., who never stopped asking the question, "What are you doing for others?" The Martin Luther King Day of Service is a moment to work together to fulfill King's vision for a better America - it's a day "on" instead of a day off.
There are countless ways to get involved this coming MLK Day. Join us here at Valley Forge National Historical Park on Monday, January 20th as we plan to honor King's legacy with hands on environmental and maintenance projects.

Volunteer sign-in and walk-up registration begins at 8:00 a.m. in the park theater. A screening of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s I Have A Dream speech will take place in the theater at 9:00 a.m. prior to the beginning of the work day. Walk-in registration ends at 9:30 a.m.

Learn more about The King Legacy of Service in this video by the Corporation for National and Community Service.
 
To learn more and to sign up as a volunteer for Martin Luther King Day of Service, contact:
Jennifer McMenamin
610-783-1023



Group recurring volunteer opportunities are also available.

Did You Know?

Traffic at Major Park Intersection

Valley Forge plays an increasingly strong role in the life of the entire region on issues affecting modern life from natural resources to traffic congestion to economic development.