Determined to Persevere

Valley Forge is the encampment site of the Continental Army during the winter of 1777-1778. The park features 3,500 acres of monuments, meadows, and woodlands commemorating the sacrifices and perseverance of the Revolutionary War generation and honoring the power of people to pull together and overcome adversity during extraordinary times.

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New Waysides Unveiled

Two wayside exhibit panels honoring Black patriots of the American Revolution were installed near the Patriots of African Descent Monument.

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Tour the Encampment

There are many ways to experience the Valley Forge encampment!

free standing exhibits and display panels.

Explore the Museum Exhibit

The new museum exhibit at the visitor center is open daily, 9 AM to 5 PM.

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What Happened at Valley Forge

Learn about the history and significance of Valley Forge.

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Become a Junior Ranger

Explore different ways to become a Junior Ranger at Valley Forge.

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We have an app for that

Download the NPS app for your next visit to Valley Forge!

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Take a Trolley Tour

90-minute trolley tours leave from the visitor center daily. See times and reserve your tickets today.

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Rent a Bicycle

You can rent bicycles in the Lower Visitor Center parking lot.

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Walk, Run, Bike, or Paddle

Walk, run, bike, or paddle 78 miles at Valley Forge between April and October 2022 to take the '78 Mile Challenge and earn a fun prize!

Last updated: August 2, 2022

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1400 North Outer Line Drive
King of Prussia , PA 19406


610 783-1000

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