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Independence Hall

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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“liberty bell” (1,169 reviews)
“visitor center” (413 reviews)
“american history” (423 reviews)
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Chestnut Street between 5th and 6th Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106
City Center East
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+1 215-965-2305
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It is the birthplace of the United States. Not only was the Declaration of Independence signed here, but the Articles of Confederacy were worked on, as well as the Constitution. You are literally standing in the same room as so many great Revolutionary Americans. I’d...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you appreciate the founding documents of the USA, this is a must-visit location. The room in which the formative debates of the US occurred is awe-inspiring.

Thank Matt C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The tour guide we had on our was fantastic. He was very passionate about the subject and he was great to listen to. I would highly recommend this tour.

Thank jeffwU2958ED
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you visit Philadelphia and want to see this go early. The city was full of school groups and there was a long queue to see this up close. So to avoid this hour long wait simply walk up outside and look in through the...More

Thank Noelle M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just being in the same room as Washington, Jefferson, Hamilton, and Adams where they argued over then signed the Declaration of Independence is absolutely amazing. If it doesn't give you chills I can't imagine. Easy to go on govt website to get a free ticket....More

Thank ppettyHtown
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This building houses the liberty bell which was part of the start of the USA. I found the place quite interesting not because i could see the actual bell but the information relating to it. It also explains how passionate the Americans are about their...More

Thank rodgtraveller
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is completely free and interesting things to do. There is a little museum leading to the bell that you can pass or look at if you want.

Thank Alli M
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went to see the Liberty Bell in the middle of the day and there was a line but it actually moved along pretty good. Once you are in the building and go through security check there are exhibits to look at while you wait...More

Thank saminkc
Reviewed 5 days ago

In downtown Philadelphia, as the centerpiece of the Independence National Historical Park, we found ourselves in this building where history was made. Here, both the United States Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution were debated and adopted. The building itself, finished in 1753,...More

Thank Travelcooking
Reviewed 5 days ago

Birthplace of the Declaration of Independence and the US Constitution. Big celebration here on the 17th, due to the 230rd anniversary of the US Constitution. Supreme Court – making decisions which will effect future Americans. Assembly room – has 13 tables for the 13 colonies...More

Thank Flounder B
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Njsarge
12 August 2017|
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Response from Kreisch2 | Reviewed this property |
Its a long walk. Subway or Uber is a better option. Parking near the Terminal Market is tight. At Terminal Market try the Bassetts Ice Cream-oldest ice cream stand in America and its really good.
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Hayley1607
30 July 2017|
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Response from Shelbydee | Reviewed this property |
if you just want to see Independence Hall, i would say 45 min or hour. if you want to see all available in the immediate area, i would say about 4 hours. the liberty bell is across the street, you have to get TIMED tickets... More
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futz
17 July 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.
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