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

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Plan Your Visit

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

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'78 Mile Challenge

Take the 78 Mile Challenge. Participants can to run, walk, bike, hike, or paddle to complete the challenge.

Evening Campfire Programs at Valley Forge

Hot Fire, Warm Conversation

Join a National Park Ranger for an interactive evening program by the campfire on Saturday nights.

A ranger talks to visitors outside the Muhlenberg huts

Things To Do

Explore the park and make new discoveries!

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Event Calendar

Explore upcoming program, activities and events in the park.

Overview of the History and Significance of Valley Forge

History and Significance

Learn about the history and significance of Valley Forge.

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Explore the park buildings, structures and monuments.

Watch the official park film,

Park Film

Watch the official park film, "Valley Forge: A Winter Encampment"

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The Encampment Store

Visit The Encampment Store for books, clothing, food, tours and more.

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Maps and Brochures

Download park maps, including trail maps and brochures.

Junior Ranger Badges

Junior Ranger

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

Volunteers work in Valley Creek

Volunteer Opportunities

Learn more about volunteer opportunities in the park.

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: October 1, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1400 North Outer Line Drive
King of Prussia, PA 19406


(610) 783-1000

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