National Junior Ranger Day

A Ranger gives a thumbs up as Junior Rangers swear in under a flag pole.

Get Ready for Fun! Rain or Shine!

It's National Junior Ranger Day at Valley Forge, and you're invited for a day of fun and excitement.

Date: April 23, 2016

Time: 10:00 am-2:00 pm

Where: Start by checking in and getting your activity book at the park Visitor Center, activities are at the Visitor Center and Muhlenberg Brigade Huts.

Earn Cool Rewards!

Complete the Activity Book and receive a Junior Ranger badge and sticker. (The first 400 children to complete the days activities will get a special wooden centennial badge!)

Stay and participate in either the noon or 2:30 pm group swearing in ceremony and receive a limited edition Centennial Junior Ranger certificate, hand signed by a real Valley Forge Ranger!

 

Activities

Special coloring book cover Junior Ranger Book - A 2016 Junior Ranger Day exclusive! With a front cover that you can color in however you like.

Find Your Park - Mark your favorite park on our giant map, and in your activity book. We sure hope you pick Valley Forge, but there's 409 other National Park Service locations to pick from!

 
A Ranger shares information with three children.
 

Wildlife Watchers
Help rangers look for animals in the park, and be a Citizen Scientist.

 
A Continental Soldier talks to a group of children under a tree.
 
Meet a real live Continental Soldier!
Do you think you have what it took to be an American Patriot?
 
A volunteer helps a young visitor fill in the spaces between logs on a miniature hut.
 

Log City!
Get down and dirty with hands-on activities.

 
A Continental Soldier teaches young visitors how to properly hold a wooden musket.
 

Ten-Hut!
Join the Continental Army.

 
A colonial woman weaves on a small wooden loom.
 

Camp Followers
Meet the women of Valley Forge.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1400 North Outer Line Drive
King of Prussia, PA 19406

Phone:

(610) 783-1000

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