Determined to Persevere

Valley Forge was the site of the 1777-78 winter encampment of the Continental Army. The 3,500-acres of monuments, meadows, and woodlands commemorate the sacrifices and perseverance of the Revolutionary War generation. The park honors and celebrates the ability of citizens to pull together and overcome adversity during extraordinary times. Read More

Walking the River Trail

Hike Miles of Trails

Explore more than 30 miles of trails in the park, including through the meadows of the Grand Parade.

March-In of the Continental Army

March-In of the Continental Army

This annual event commemorates the arrival of General George Washington’s ill-supplied Continental Army at Valley Forge.

Agenda

Calendar

Find descriptions of upcoming events and programs on our calendar.

A ranger talks to visitors outside the Muhlenberg huts

Things To Do

Explore the park and make new discoveries!

Photo of  Ranger at the Muhlenberg Huts

Plan Your Visit

Find directions, explore things to do, learn about operating hours and more.

Overview of the History and Significance of Valley Forge

History and Significance

Learn about the history and significance of Valley Forge.

The outside of a two level building with a sign that reads Visitor Center at Valley Forge.

Places

Explore the park buildings, structures and monuments.

The Four Stages of the Spotted Lanternfly

Spotted Lanternfly

Frequently Asked Questions of the Spotted Lanternfly

A view of the park map

Maps and Brochures

Download park maps, including trail maps and brochures.

Volunteers work in Valley Creek

Volunteer Opportunities

Learn more about volunteer opportunities in the park.

Junior Ranger Badges

Junior Ranger

Explore and learn about Valley Forge to Become a Junior Ranger!

Image of Historic Muster Roll

The Valley Forge Muster Roll

Search a database for the names of soldiers that served at Valley Forge.

Map Of Valley Forge

Museum Collections

Explore various collections of pictures, books, documents, and artifacts.

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Permits and Reservations

Learn more about park permits and reservations for large groups.

A white-tailed deer buck sits in a golden colored meadow full of tall grass.

Wildlife Watchers

Be a citizen scientist at Valley Forge. It's easy to do!

Firing a Musket

Photos and Multimedia

View official park photos, the park film and more.

Last updated: November 24, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1400 North Outer Line Drive
King of Prussia, PA 19406

Phone:

(610) 783-1000

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