Valley Forge is home to a variety of fun and unique things to do, attracting visitors from all over the country to the area year-round.
One of Valley Forge’s most famous attractions is the iconic King of Prussia mall, which features a diverse mix of offerings for every taste and budget, including over 450 stores and luxury retailers, three unique food courts with international dining options, and both casual and sit-down restaurants. You can shop ‘til you drop — right into a seat at Maggiano’s Little Italy, Morton’s Steakhouse or The Cheesecake Factory!
Valley Forge is best-known for its role in American history as the site of the 1777-78 winter encampment of George Washington’s Continental Army. Today, the 3,500-acre park honors and celebrates their sacrifices at the visitor center with historical monuments, interactive walks and stories, car and trolley tours of the encampment and more.
The Elmwood Park Zoo is a must-see attraction for families and animal-lovers, offering visitors with the opportunity to see amphibians, birds, mammals and reptiles, including bald eagles, cougars, giraffes, iguanas, jaguars, monkeys, prairie dogs, zebras and much more.
Set in the heart of King of Prussia, the DoubleTree Valley Forge is conveniently located for visitors who wish to take in any of these attractions. We’re also close to many fantastic restaurants and golf courses, and only about 30 minutes from Philadelphia. If you’re looking for hotels near Philadelphia with first-class accommodations and plenty of other fun local attractions, there’s simply no better place to stay. Book your Valley Forge experience with us today!