Fall Campfire Programs

Join a National Park Ranger for an interactive evening by the campfire as we discuss unique stories of Valley Forge and your National Parks.

Program Schedule

Lives on the line!
How the Continental Army forged a new nation. (9/23/17)

The Great Cow Chase of 1778!
"Mad" Anthony Wayne's foraging expedition into New Jersey. (9/30/17)

Not just for Marshmallows!
The history of the human use of Fire. (10/07/17)

Smallpox: More destructive than the enemy's sword!
(10/14/17)

"The British are coming! The British are coming!..or are they?"
Why didn't the British attack Valley Forge? (10/21/17)

"1 Part Bison, 2 Parts Ponderosa Pine"
Exploring the hidden ingredients in history and law that created and protect your National Parks. (10/28/17)

More Information
Valley Forge National Historical Park
www.nps.gov/vafo
610-783-1099

Conway's Brigade
Located between Gulph Road and PA Route 23/Valley Forge Rd. Park at the Varnum's Quarters Lot or the Varnum's Picnic Area Lot - and then
walk down the historic trace road to Conway's Brigade.

Items to Bring
Flashlight, blanket, jacket.

Weather
The program will be canceled for rain, call 610-783-1099 to check on the status of the program.

What's Nearby
Fall Campfire Programs
  • 1400 N. Outer Line Dr
  • King of Prussia, PA 19406
  • to
  • Valley Forge National Historical Park
  • Free
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday