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Independence Visitor Center

1 N Independence Mall W, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1518
+1 800-537-7676
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1 N Independence Mall W, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1518
City Center East
+1 800-537-7676
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Reviewed July 20, 2015

Our family enjoyed this facility and everything it offered! We were able to meet tours, have lunch and visit historical characters.

Thank mom2017
Reviewed July 19, 2015

This modern but still period style facility is in the midst of Independence National Historic Park. It is a large facility with two good films, some worthwhile exhibits, lots of information about the Park, City and region (including from literature, computer and humans), food, refreshments...More

1  Thank Jon S
Reviewed July 19, 2015

Our first stop was the Independence Visitor Center, after parking underneath in the parking garage. If you walk around to see the sites, plan to spend $18 for parking for the day. This beats the crowded lots around the area and strange people driving your...More

1  Thank AlphaRam
Reviewed July 18, 2015

Like name says, it is a good place to start your visit to Independence Mall here. They provide brochures, films and also tickets to Independence Hall. Additionally there are restrooms available and air condition cools down on hot summer day.

Thank mWrite
Reviewed July 18, 2015

If you are trying to locate the national parks, local museums, or local ways to learn about Philly, you can find everything you need. Also charging stations for phones, iPads, etc.

Thank wchsroper
Reviewed July 17, 2015

Stop here first for your free tickets to Independence Hall. The park rangers are more than willing to help and to answer all your questions. There are plenty of nice displays, and clean restrooms. Have a seat in the hallway, or watch the films if...More

Thank Judy C
Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

Get your tickets free in visitor center to Independence Hall and Liberty Bell. Don't get souvenirs here. National Constitution Ctr has better selections for less than 1/2 the price at visitor center.

Thank tlbryant54
Reviewed July 15, 2015

Typical visitor center with info, bathrooms, souvenirs. But they have a place where you can charge your phone! Put it in a cubby, plug it in to their cables, punch in a code to lock it up. Safe, fast, convenient.

Thank misterjohnny
Reviewed July 14, 2015

The visitor's center was okay. I liked the fact that it was cool inside. The best part was when they had actors, who represented George and Martha Washington, pose for pictures and answer questions.

Thank McMarie
Reviewed July 14, 2015

The museum was very interesting. There were a number of interesting exhibits. It is well worth the stop.

Thank dlennp
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Need tickets for Convention.
July 12, 2016|
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Response from IVCC | Property representative |
We are happy to try to help! What convention are you interested in attending?
We would like to purchase the advance tickets @ $1.50 each, but do not see on the website where/how to do so. Help!
August 31, 2015|
Response from Albert L | Property representative |
Good morning! I believe you are referring to snagging the timed tickets for Independence Hall. You can call 1-877-444-6777 or visit recreation.gov to purchase tickets. Please note, that only 40% of tickets are able to... More
Kerrie Z
Is there an area of downtown with lockers to store luggage while I'm exploring?
June 4, 2015|
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Response from Albert L | Property representative |
Good afternoon Kerrie, our apologies for our late response. I thought this was already answered by a member of our staff. We here at the Independence Visitor Center do not have storage areas in our building. And what many... More