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Washington Memorial Chapel

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This small place of worship is famous for its stained glass window depicting George Washington at prayer.
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Rt 23, Valley Forge, PA 19481
+1 610-783-0120
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although not officially part of the Valley Forge National Park it is still on the drive through the park and we really enjoyed visiting this beautiful Chapel many of the stained glass pieces represent Colonial. Depictions people that sacrificed for the war and especially to...More

Thank Cyndi Chisham W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was at the end of our loop touring Valley Forge. The chapel is lovely and the architecture is worth a look. There is gift / snack shop on site and we took the opportunity for a light lunch.

Thank TennesseeTony
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

The hand carved statues on the pews around the altar The used book store The free video on the park and memorial They appreciate donations because no public funding

Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

But has nothing to do with Washington ither than trying to cash in on the name since it is across the street from Valley Forge encampment site.

Thank Grayhare
Reviewed August 29, 2018

The building is beautiful both inside and out. There's much to see on the outside on the grounds and the building itself.

Thank kittykats84
Reviewed August 26, 2018

A necessary stop for anyone visiting Valley Forge, the Washington National Memorial Chapel is a functioning parish church in the Episcopal tradition. Take time to read the plaques and walk the grounds. A visit to the cemetery behind the chapel will provide time for reflection...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

All I need to say is absolutely beautiful and breathtaking! It is worth your time just to to see the stained glass windows. But everything else about the church is beautiful as well.

Thank kathleneb2015
Reviewed July 25, 2018

The Memorial Chapel is a beautiful, quiet place. I was able to capture several gorgeous photos. We spent serene moments here. We visited after hours and didn't get to see the inside, but the outside was lovely.

Thank Kristi G
Reviewed July 21, 2018

After our tour around Valley Forge we stopped at the Washington Memorial Chapel. We easily parked and went into the area with the Justice Bell. Beautiful stained glass and carvings and architecture. We went into the chapel and it was so quiet and beautiful. It's...More

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed July 20, 2018

This was one of the most beautiful churches I've ever seen. The architecture, the statues, the windows, everything was so perfect. Also full of history! A must-see for any visitors to Valley Forge!

Thank Mia C
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Response from Larry H | Reviewed this property |
Parking is easy and readily available. Tours, I would check or call the Visitors Center.