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Reviewed November 12, 2018

Despite it’s location right next to Independence Hall this place is easy to miss. The entrance door doesn’t say anything and that’s the reason not many people were in the place. The door is right there on the left as you line up to go...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ephyfe
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

While in Philadelphia see everything. It’s our history. The old city hall, the old senate, the old Supreme Court. If you’re in Independence mall go here too.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

There is a Blick-sponsored art show being exhibited on 3 floors at present. This exhibition is FREE. I especially enjoyed looking at the regional photographs of the modern culture of Philadelphia. There is a lot of cultural diversity here. The photographers did a wonderful job...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 25, 2018

Old City Hall is located on Fifth and Chestnut, right inside Independence National Historic Park and once served as Philadelphia's first City Hall. Admission is free and there are rangers available to answer questions. There was a guided tour, but we did not have the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 11, 2018

If you are passing by, then stop. It is the site of the first Supreme Court of the land. Also houses the Independence Hall gift store! It is OUTSIDE of the security area just left of Independence Hall. Store has the BEST Independence Hall items.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Janice K
Reviewed July 8, 2018

There is a two hour tour that we were not able to go on but I heard it was great. we walked around the place and it was amazing. When I come back I will def take the tour to learn more about this place.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank matjaz2002
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

This might have been the highlight of our trip. There is a two hour city hall tour but this one is just to get up into the tower where there is an observation ring Approx 40 stories up. This specific tour is held M-F with...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Betsyat240
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

In your way into the old town area to see the bell so worth stopping off to view. Bottom and top of the building are wonderful but the middle is plain.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed May 25, 2018

... via Amtrak, to check out Philadelphia. In particular, the Old City Hall and Liberty Bell. I went on a free guided tour to Old City Hall, and as part of the tour, the group was taken to the room where the Founding Fathers met,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 22Senior_travels
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Great to see and hire Old City Hall in Philadelphia...it is very well worth viewing and walking through the old City district.

Date of experience: May 2018
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LMS51
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Response from Daniel M | Reviewed this property |
Hi There, Yes there is definitely a view from the top! Lookup information at the Visit Philly website under "Top Five Sky-High Vantage Points". Sorry this website doesn't allow pasting links here
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