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Valley Forge National Historic Park

. Description:   Perhaps the most famous military encampment in American history, Valley Forge housed the Continental Army in the winter of 1777-1778, and over 2,000 soldiers died from disease and hardship.  There is a visitors center and Washington's headquarters on the 3600 acres of the park, as well as an Artillery park and reconstructed soldier's huts.    
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How to find: 
Address:
Highway 23 & North Gulph Road
PO Box 953
Valley Forge, PA 19482

Parent Organization:
National Park Service
Contacts
Phone 610-783-1077
URL
National Park Service     www.nps.gov/vafo
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Visitor Center Year Round, Daily 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5
Washington's Headquarters (Closed Mon-Tue Jan 1-Feb 18) 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5
Season  park grounds open daily 6 am-10 pm, Closed  Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Year's Day
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Washington's Headquarters     No fee while construction continues    
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Washington Memorial Chapel Historic Place
Wharton Esherick Museum House Museum
Valley Forge Historical Society Museum Museum
Valley Forge CVB Tourism Information
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215 362-6898
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215 723-9158
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215 361-3200
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610 495-7429
Sweetwater Farm 50 Sweetwater Road
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610 459-4711
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Best Western Inn 127 South Gulph Road
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610 265-4500
Comfort Inn 550 West DeKalb Pike
King of Prussia PA 19406
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King of Prussia PA 19406
610 337-0700
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610 962-8111
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King of Prussia PA 19406
610 265-7500
Motel 6 815 West DeKalb Pike
King of Prussia PA 19406
610 265-7200
Sleep Inn Valley Forge King of Prussia PA 19406 610 962-8500
Valley Forge Hilton 251 West DeKalb Pike #A
King of Prussia PA 19406
215 337-1200
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King of Prussia PA 19406
610 768-9500
Valley Forge Suites 550 American Avenue #550
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Last Update: 01/09/2010

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