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City Hall

Broad and Market Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19107
+1 215-686-2840
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Located at the exact geographical center of Philadelphia, City Hall is perhaps the nation’s largest and most elaborate seat of municipal government, topped by the famous statue of William Penn. Located in the building's East Portal in Room 121, the City Hall Visitor Center provides the opportunity for visitors to experience this architectural treasure. Tickets for interior and tower tours are available here, as well as tickets to other city attractions, and visitor essentials including maps, brochures, souvenirs and trip itineraries.
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Broad and Market Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19107
City Center West
+1 215-686-2840
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I was informed that this is the largest masonry building in the world. It is certainly a very impressive town hall with amazing detail. There is a statue of William Penn standing on the top which I was also informed is the tallest statue of...More

Thank Victoria N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fantastic building, designed by a Scot. The Statue of William Penn on top of the tower as well as 250 sculptures inside and outside the building were created by a Scot. During the tour you get to see some of the buildings great rooms. The...More

Thank DaveHen
Reviewed 1 week ago

The violinist playing Irish music was amazing. The architecture of this building is absolutely stunning.

Thank Needstotravelmore12
Reviewed 1 week ago

We toured the old city hall and it was wonderful to see the 'court' preserved. The tour was self and free. It had a nice gift shop.

Thank itsy2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful building that is also a great city landmark for finding your bearings whilst wandering around this historical city. A lovely tribute to William Penn.

Thank Janice W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the 360 degree view from the top. I had a beautiful, clear day and could see all of the city and beyond. The officer identified all the key buildings as well as some under construction. Only 4 people can go up at a...More

Thank SaminDC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last year, I got to see a free, pop-up Stevie Wonder concert on the southwest lawn. I don't know that indoor tours are available, but it would be interesting.

Thank garymorlock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Working in the area, I am on all their lists for events that happen... This icon of Philadelphia is a must see.

Thank Thomas J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stoic place of encounter that puts you in a straitjacket dream world 🌎 of out of space 🚀 realities.a prison within a prison that offers no access to the common man

Thank bill m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We toured the city of Philly and took in the City Hall Building. This place has so much history, you must take in the tour and visit this once in a life time building. This is a must see place. Put it in on your...More

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October 24, 2016|
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Response from Alexander K | Reviewed this property |
I even called them to confirm - no tours are scheduled for that day.
Liz M
February 13, 2016|
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Response from Joseph W C | Reviewed this property |
It won't be open in observance of Presidents' Day
Liz M
February 13, 2016|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry... City offices...etc are closed.