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Washington Memorial Chapel, Valley Forge

(4.6/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
Built in 1903 as a wayside chapel for prayer and reflection for those who visit Valley Forge, the Chapel is a vibrant home for a faithful congregation of the Episcopal Church, part of the Diocese of Pennsylvania. Each year its Gothic Revival architecture, stained glass windows and interior furnishings, coupled with its congregation’s religious and patriotic mission, continue to attract and inspire many thousands of visitors.
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  • Decided to go Christmas morning mass. Very cozy . Similar to churches in Europe that were built on the beautiful countrysides like Vienna, Germany France Russia and Poland.A very beautiful mass and si...  more »
  • The chapel is not part of Valley Forge Park but it's worth finding. The architectural details inside and out are worth seeing. The stained glass windows are absolutely beautiful. Take time to look at ...  more »
  • It's a nice chapel but it's a stand-alone rather than a part of the Historic Park. It's located on Rt 23 not far from Varnum's Quarters 
  • Beautiful old church, rich in history and culture. We spent about 20 minutes or so there on an unrelated trip down to the Valley Forge area. Well worth the visit.
  • A beautiful chapel to see if you're in Valley Forge; the architecture and stained glass is breathtaking! Stop in the gift shop and look for the Spirit Bars if you're taking the trail around the parade, they're amazing!
  • A beautiful old church that is dedicated to Washington. While I have not attended a service or concert here, I've heard that they are exceptional. Parking is limited, and pulling out on the road can be difficult at times, but this is a must stop when you are visiting Valley Forge.
  • Friendly staff and beautiful architecture. Too bad there wasn't a building representing Washington's actual denomination...
  • Beautiful church in Valley forge dedicated to Washington with amazing hikes all around the park