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Independence Hall

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Chestnut Street between 5th and 6th Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106
+1 215-965-2305
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Both the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution were signed in this historic building.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Chestnut Street between 5th and 6th Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106
City Center East
+1 215-965-2305
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Reviewed today via mobile

This was a family trip which was nice. We got to learn about the history of the United States. Kids enjoyed this outing.

Thank Hamptongourmet
Reviewed yesterday

I know this is an iconic spot in American history - this building is such an important part of who and what we are. But as a destination, it was average at best, and really, a bit of a disappointment. First, the good news -...More

Thank Happyrocker
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You have to see the place and the room where our founding fathers came together to not only publish the Declaration of Independence but years later to write the constitution and establish the greatest nation on earth. Great tour, a little short with a rather...More

Thank RLStandridge
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Whats not to like you get to stand in the same place where we decided we had enough and declared or indepenence from Britian.Pro tip go online and reserve your tickets early they sell out fast during the busy season.Allow yourself 2 to 3 full...More

Thank tony k
Reviewed yesterday

I had looked online and noticed that the tickets for the 25 minute Independence Hall tour were timed so we got in line at 8:15 AM. The line was already around the corner of the building but once they opened the doors at 8:30 the...More

Thank Goophygirl
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The guide in the left room was fairly monotonous, but the guide in the other room, where the debates actually took place and Hancock's president chair is located, loved his job and made things very interesting. Great job on feeling like you've really stepped back...More

Thank Dave N
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

How can anyone go to Philadelphia and not see the Liberty Bell? This is free no reason not to see it. After all the replicas and other Bells trying to look as Majestic there is just no competition once you see the real thing. It...More

Thank Liz Everett W
Reviewed yesterday

The Liberty Bell is something that has been read about by many. This is the opportunity to see it in person. You will NOT be disappointed.

Thank Christie M
Reviewed yesterday

This is defiantly a stop if you are visiting the Philadelphia area. I live about 1/2 hour outside of Philly and have been there at least 4-5 times. Don't miss it.

Thank Patty S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Free admission to the Liberty Bell. We found a parking garage across the street (same building as the outdoor Beer Garden). $14/hour parking. Find a spot near a one flight stairs up to the street level to the Beer Garden. Then just walk across the...More

Thank Bend R
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July 16, 2017|
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Response from Sally C | Reviewed this property |
We enjoyed our stay at the Sofitel. It's a great location and beautiful hotel. There are several great options though.
July 1, 2017|
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Response from crawson1 | Reviewed this property |
The 30th Street Station is at least 20 blocks from the historic district and would be a long walk. You can take the SEPTA train from the Amtrak 30th street station using the Market/Frankfort line. There are several stops... More
Mary L
June 30, 2017|
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Response from TBDurham | Reviewed this property |
Hhmmm.... I'll say I'm not sure. We showed up mid - morning and had no problem. But that wasn't the day before our national holiday. If you didn't get tickets online, I would get there early. Be aware though - the wait for... More