The Declaration of Independence was signed at the Independence Hall in 1776. One of Pennsylvania's signers was Benjamin Franklin.
people made the first permanent settlement
1690 the first paper mill in America was established in
Hawk Mountain Bird Sanctuary- has a place where birds can live safely.
Mountain- has a beautiful gorge called The Delaware Water Gap.
Valley Forge National Park- honors Revolutionary soldiers who fought there. They were cold and hungry during the severe winter, but they did not give up hope.
National Park- honors Civil War soldiers who
fought there. President Lincoln gave the Gettysburg Address there after the Civil War.
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