We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Filter to see tours in the language(s) you’re looking for.
Tours, activities and experiences bookable on Tripadvisor, ranked using exclusive Tripadvisor data including reviews, ratings, photos, popularity, user preferences, price, and bookings made through Tripadvisor.
Tours, activities and experiences bookable on Tripadvisor, ranked according to the prices offered by our partners.
Tours, activities and experiences bookable on Tripadvisor, ranked in alphabetical order.
“Its a 90-minute tour roughly (think we ran over) but he takes you to a lot of key historical sites (Betsey Ross' house, Christ Church, Ben Franklin Museum courtyard, Independence Square and Liberty Bell area (you...”
Explore historic Philadelphia on this walking tour of the Old City District, a quick and convenient introduction for first-time visitors. See Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, the Betsy Ross House, Ben Franklin...read more
“This is an awesome way to discover the history of Philadelphia, our guide Dick Furnstein was very knowledgeable but also made the tour fun and interesting and took the time to make the tour feel personalized for t...”
Philadelphia was the first capital of the United States, and is home to many major historical monuments and landmarks. On this intimate walking tour, see most of Philadelphia’s essential sights, all while learning...read more
“Our tour guide, John, was very knowledgeable and expertly able to add context to the events surrounding the founding of the US and was able to hold the interest of my entire family (including 2 teens).”
Immerse yourself in the history of Philadelphia on this guided, Constitution-focused walking tour (available April through November). In just over an hour, you’ll see an impressive 20 sites including the Declaration...read more
“Shout out to James (manager?); guides Alex, Mike, Ginger & Ray; along with high-fives to some amazing street maneuvering by drivers Bernard, Robin & Miriam, They were just as fun to watch!”
This Philadelphia hop-on hop-off bus tour allows you to visit all of the landmarks in the City of Brotherly Love at your own pace. Choose from a 1-, 2-, or 3-day pass, and hop off (and back on) to explore more...read more
“He took us to Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, the site of the first Presidential Home, Ben Franklin’s burial site, the Quaker Meeting House, Betsy Ross’ home and burial site, and Historic Christ Church.”
Exploring Philadelphia independently may give you only a superficial knowledge of the city and its role in US history. Get a deeper picture on a small-group Old City walk with a guide to show you landmarks such as...read more
“History buffs will love the passion for Philadelphia the tour shows, folks who care nothing for history will be entertained, and EVERYONE will love the BYOB aspect of the tour.”
Hop aboard a trolley and explore the City of Brotherly Love as you sip your favorite beer or wine during this BYOB sightseeing tour, a great choice for first-time visitors. Pass by major landmarks and see City Hall,...read more
“We used our Explorer pass to visit the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Barnes Foundation and the Italian Market Immersion Tour.”
Benefit from the savings and flexibility offered by The Philadelphia Pass, which covers admission to top attractions and offers discounts on other venues. Choose up to seven activities from a list of several...read more
“His energy was great throughout the entire tour and it was very interesting and of course, the drinking aspect made it even more fun.”
Combine a bar crawl with a ghost tour for a new twist on sightseeing in Philadelphia. Your guide meets you in Center City and leads you on a walk to the spookiest landmarks in this historical neighborhood. See...read more
“Ted was our tour guide, he was awesome, great personality and made the tour fun! Very knowledgeable, we will definitely take another tour with him!”
Embark on a history tour with a twist. On this afternoon outing in Philadelphia’s Old City neighborhood, you won’t just see the major sights: you’ll also hear spooky stories about the ghosts and serial killers that...read more
“We discussed local history as well as the way different perspectives and stories are presented at historical sites.”
Availability:Groups of 4 or fewer must book 5 spots to secure your tour.Description:Hit all the main sites in historic Old City and Independence Park, but hear it all from the perspectives often left out of...read more
“There are two stops on the tour; one to see boat house row lit up and one to run up the art museum steps and see the statue of "Rocky."”
“The Philadelphia Art Museum, with its famous Rocky statue and the stairs, is within walking distance of the prison, so you don't have to wait for another double-decker to come around if you feel like walking a few...”
Travel between Philadelphia landmarks and attractions without getting lost on an open-top, double-decker bus. With this 2-day pass, hop on and hop off whenever you want and explore the City of Brotherly Love at your...read more
“Places you can stop by.: • Philadelphia Museum of Art • Battleship NJ • The Constitutional Walking Tour • Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology • National Constitution Center • The Mutter Museum at the College of...”
See the sights of Philadelphia without getting lost on this open-top, double-decker bus tour. With your 1-, 2-, or 3-day pass, hop on and off at whichever stop you want and explore at your own pace. Plus, enjoy...read more
“I suggest starting with going to the Independence center and get you ticket for the Big Bus- you must get tickets there.”
“His knowledge of the city coupled with his personal perspective as a Philly native, made this one of the best tours my husband and I have taken.The use of ear buds and Barry’s microphone made it easy to hear and a...”
First-time visitors can avoid wasting time finding their way around Philadelphia by booking an effortless and entertaining Segway tour of the city’s top attractions. The small-group guided outing ensures riders can...read more
Considered the birthplace of American democracy, Philadelphia offers a wealth of history. Beat the crowds, and discover the city’s highlights up close, on this private tour. Hotel pickup and drop-off (available at...read more
“My wife and I personally loved all of the history and insight into the old buildings and past owners, whereas my kids loved checking out the horse and surroundings!”
“I think I learned more interesting facts on our three hour tour than I did in my many years of history classes!" Lois was communicative (reached out to me ahead of time to coordinate pick up/drop off), flexible, a...”
I have been giving private tours for nine years and will customize the tour to fit your time and the attractions that you want to see. OR I can figure it all out! Stay in Philadelphia or explore the surrounding...read more
“Comfortable trolley, informative tour guide, friendly driver, gave good recommendations for museum and food experiencesl.”
“Joe is a history professor that enjoys the history he shares both with tales and with the sites he took us.”
“Great way to see the many sights of downtown Philadelphia.”
Experience the History! Enjoy the sites of Philadelphia with a live Tour Guide on board our authentic Double Decker Buses. Due to COVID-19, the ability to hop-on hop-off is suspended until further notice.
Walk in the footsteps of Revolutionary War heroes, discover the iconic Liberty Bell, and relive the fight for American Independence with a self-guided audio tour! Journey back in time to historic Philadelphia in the...read more
This fascinating tour of Philadelphia, the city of brotherly love, features such famous sights as the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Liberty Bell and the Betsy Ross House, alleged to be the site where the...read more