Valley Forge celebrates Washington's Birthday

General George Washington cut the cake at his birthday celebration at the Valley Forge National Historical Park Visitors Center Monday. Photo by Barry Taglieber
General George Washington and Martha greet visitors to Valley Forge National Historical Park at Washington's birthday celebration on President's Day. Photo by Barry Taglieber

Valley Forge National Historical Park celebrated General George Washington’s birthday Monday with the former president and his wife Martha as special guests of honor. Washington cut his birthday cake to share with visitors, who could meet the Washingtons, participate in music and crafts, try on 18th century clothing and join the Continental Army.