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Memorial arch inside valley forge

Very interesting arch constructed in memory of the officers and private soldiers of the continental... read more

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TravelerCory
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Salem, Oregon
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This arch, stunningly crafted, is so beautiful. Make sure to look at the interior as much as the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mia C
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Erie, Pennsylvania
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Stately arch built in 1917 to commemorate George Washington's army who fought here from 1777-78.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Valley Forge, PA
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"american flag"
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"continental army"
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"cell phone tour"
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"great photo opportunity"
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"driving tour"
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"revolutionary war"
in 5 reviews
"lost their lives"
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"worth a stop"
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"historical park"
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"cd audio tour"
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"both sides"
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"take pictures"
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"encampment tour"
in 4 reviews
"great park"
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Reviewed today

Very interesting arch constructed in memory of the officers and private soldiers of the continental army December 19, 1777to June 19, 1778

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This arch, stunningly crafted, is so beautiful. Make sure to look at the interior as much as the exterior. Absolutely fell in love with this impressive piece of architecture!

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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful arch constructed as a monument to Continental soldiers. The arch was restored by the Masons in the late 1990s.

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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful, historic, serene, but also eye opening and if you think long enough it allows one to understand how fragile our freedom was then and now. With the horrid conditions and deaths encountered here the army could have simply ceased to exist and we would...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Great photo opportunities from both sides of the arch. Interesting history too. From the parking lot side you can take a picture with the flag in the middle

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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Great photo opportunity here, with the American flag through the arch. Better with no people though you may have to wait a while!

Thank Gill O
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We took the CD audio tour of Valley Forge. Be sure to look up to see the details in the flowers on the ceiling of the arch! Read the plaques, and walk around it. (While we were there, a mom was taking photos of her...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

This place is beautiful and full of history. The arch is pretty cool. Will definitely be back if in the area.

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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

No way would you get a wheelchair anywhere near this from either side. Otherwise moderately interesting

Thank Judy T
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

This car tour of the grounds is absolutely beautiful. Get out and walk around the monuments, take pictures, and read. If you are history buff you have to do this. Beautiful monument and the inscription it’s just captivating

Thank Ayla M
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