PATRIOT TRAILS

Some moments are remembered forever. Experience Patriot Trails, our new Revolutionary War history tours. Follow in the footsteps of George Washington on these web-based itineraries that take you on a journey from Valley Forge National Historical Park to historic sites throughout Montgomery County.

EXPLORE THE SITES
Outdoor Winter Activities - Valley Forge Huts
Valley Forge
Valley Forge

A history buff's guide to Valley Forge National Historical Park

Hope Lodge
One Day Tour
One Day Tour

A full day of history in Valley Forge and Montgomery County

Lower Pottsgrove - Pottsgrove Manor
Weekend Tour - Historic Homes
Weekend Tour - Historic Homes

See the homes of Patriots and Loyalists who helped shape the American Revolution

Hope Lodge Skirmish
Weekend Tour - Battlefields
Weekend Tour - Battlefields

Follow the path of the Revolution to battlefield and encampment sites in Montgomery County

GEORGE WASHINGTON
Long Weekend
Long Weekend

Three days of history along Patriot Trails, including battlefields, historic homes and Valley Forge Park

Valley Forge Park Nearby Attractions - Medal of Honor Grave
Side Trips
Side Trips

History doesn't stop with Patriot Trails. Experience more American history in Montgomery County

Patriot Trails

EXPERIENCE THE EVENTS

Apr 1, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017

Join the Continental Army

Haunted Montco - BLACK POWDER TAVERN

INDULGE IN HISTORIC EATS

The culinary offerings of Montgomery County have greatly expanded since the days of the Valley Forge encampment. Today you will find everything from fine dining to fast food, 250-year-old taverns to modern restaurants with dishes inspired by the flavors of Asia, Europe and the Americas. No matter your taste, you will find plenty to satisfy you during your visit.

Hotels

STAY OVER

With dozens of hotels within close proximity to the National Park, the Valley Forge area is a great place to make your encampment during your visit to Montgomery County, Pa. Of course there are plenty of fine accommodations available near all of our historic attractions. Explore all of your options before booking your Patriot Trails headquarters:

Summer Programming - March Out of the Continental Army

LIVE THE STORY

Journey back to a time of patriots and loyalists, citizens and soldiers, historic homes and battlefields, villages and hamlets. Montgomery County, Pennsylvania bore witness to pivotal events in the British campaign to capture Philadelphia in 1777, ultimately leading to the Continental Army's famous winter encampment at Valley Forge. Immerse yourself in this rich story and see history come alive around you.

The Faces of the Revolution

MEET THE LEGENDS