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Washington Memorial Chapel

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This small place of worship is famous for its stained glass window depicting George Washington at prayer.
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Rt 23, Valley Forge, PA 19481
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Reviewed December 9, 2018

We were leaving Valley Forge park and decided to stop in to take a quick look, and ended up spending over an hour. The detail invested in this structure, and all that's in it, is amazing. Along with George Washington, the various units of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Don S
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

The last stop along the driving tour of Valley Forge, the chapel is probably overlooked by some. But it is and interesting place, especially the Justice Bell and 36-panel window.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KommissarKen
Reviewed October 30, 2018

We stopped here on our tour of Valley Forge, and luckily had hired an amazing tour guide, Randy, that was able to tell us the history of the place. The chapel was absolutely beautiful and well worth the stop.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cptkurk
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Although not officially part of the Valley Forge National Park it is still on the drive through the park and we really enjoyed visiting this beautiful Chapel many of the stained glass pieces represent Colonial. Depictions people that sacrificed for the war and especially to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cyndiw336
Reviewed October 1, 2018

This was at the end of our loop touring Valley Forge. The chapel is lovely and the architecture is worth a look. There is gift / snack shop on site and we took the opportunity for a light lunch.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TennesseeTony
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

The hand carved statues on the pews around the altar The used book store The free video on the park and memorial They appreciate donations because no public funding

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

But has nothing to do with Washington ither than trying to cash in on the name since it is across the street from Valley Forge encampment site.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

The building is beautiful both inside and out. There's much to see on the outside on the grounds and the building itself.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kittykats84
Reviewed August 26, 2018

A necessary stop for anyone visiting Valley Forge, the Washington National Memorial Chapel is a functioning parish church in the Episcopal tradition. Take time to read the plaques and walk the grounds. A visit to the cemetery behind the chapel will provide time for reflection...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alan H
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

All I need to say is absolutely beautiful and breathtaking! It is worth your time just to to see the stained glass windows. But everything else about the church is beautiful as well.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from 7295LarryH | Reviewed this property |
Parking is easy and readily available. Tours, I would check or call the Visitors Center.