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Valley Forge National Historical Park
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Valley Forge Driving Tour From Philadelphia
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Owner description: This is the unforgiving spot where George Washington's weary troops passed the brutal winter of 1777-78.
Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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83 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“I love this Park”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 14, 2012

This park has a lot of history, but living so close to it I tend to take the history for ganted and just use it for is exercise trails and hiking.

Visited April 2012
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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“Great place to see history”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 12, 2012

We try to visit Valley Forge a few times a year. It is well kept and FREE! Go!

Visited December 2011
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Huge Park - A Must See”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 12, 2012

The park is huge and there is plenty to to and see. A fantastic place for hiking whether you like to walk along a paved path or climb a hill by following a natural trail. Don't miss General Washington's headquarters and any of the other buildings. It will give you a great insight to what it was like in the 1700s.

Visited April 2012
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Downingtown, Pennsylvania
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104 reviews
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“Beautiful National treasure”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 7, 2012

Minutes off the Pa Turnpike with commercial and suburban crawl threatening it constantly the National Park Service has done an outstanding job of preserving this piece of history. The visitors center is the place to start, get amap and make your plans. The park is a favor for runners, walkers, bikes as well as drove through. The grounds are well maintained with enough "wild" to give an idea of what is was like. A nice balance of history, nature and public access. The park has strong ties not to just revolutionary war but you will find a lot of WWI and scouting history up by the Chapel.

Visited April 2012
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New York
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“Great way to spend a couple of hours”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 1, 2012

Was close to our hotel so we drove over, wife and I both enjoyed highly and it's free, although i would recommend even if you had to pay. Allow at least 2 hours to see the film and walk around to see the various stops.

Visited April 2012
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