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A nice monument

Whether just driving by or stopping for a few minutes, the arch is striking amidst the fields of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KommissarKen
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Portland
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Beautiful!

This is a very beautiful memorial to all the men & women who fought for our freedom here. It is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Shtrbug1
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Wetumpka, Alabama
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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 via mobile

Whether just driving by or stopping for a few minutes, the arch is striking amidst the fields of Valley Forge.n

Thank KommissarKen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While this monument may be a nice tribute, it's not a destination activity by itself. If you're doing the Valley Forge driving tour, do get out of your car and take a look.

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very beautiful memorial to all the men & women who fought for our freedom here. It is modeled after The Arch de Triumph in Paris. Very nicely done. It’s a nice stop on the National Park tour.

Thank Shtrbug1
Reviewed October 1, 2018

This is a monument on the Valley Forge tour and it was probably my favorite part of the tour. There is a feeling of quiet respect in the area and it offers a very good photo opportunity

Thank TennesseeTony
Reviewed September 26, 2018

We stopped at the National Memorial Arch during the driving audio tour. It's worth getting out of your vehicle for a closer look.

Thank TaraB0997
Reviewed September 9, 2018

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

Thank mcdh4561
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

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

Thank Grayhare
Reviewed August 26, 2018

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 August 26, 2018 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 August 18, 2018

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

Thank TravelerCory
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