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Stunning monument

We were not expecting such a majestic memorial at Valley Forge, and this arch rivals the best Civil... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mcdh4561
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Fredericksburg, Virginia
Part of Valley Forge driving tour.

Be sure to stop and learn the history of this monument to the revolutionary war soldiers and our... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Grayhare
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Macungie, Pennsylvania
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Stately arch built in 1917 to commemorate George Washington's army who fought here from 1777-78.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were not expecting such a majestic memorial at Valley Forge, and this arch rivals the best Civil War or WWI/WW2 memorials across the country. The serene setting invites you to spend some quiet time as you look at the arch and its ornate carvings...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Be sure to stop and learn the history of this monument to the revolutionary war soldiers and our forefathers.

Thank Grayhare
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the style of both Titus' victory arch in Rome and the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, the National Memorial Arch at Valley Forge is a fitting memorial to the suffering and sacrifice of the 12,000 men and 400 women and children who spent the...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We didn’t know this place existed. Very large memorial. Quick stop to see it was a good idea. More to see in the area as well.

Thank Matt Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank TravelerCory
Reviewed July 20, 2018

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!

Thank Mia C
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

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

Thank AndyKansasCity
Reviewed July 6, 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 June 23, 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

Thank Lungbuster
Reviewed June 21, 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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