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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” (1,100 reviews)
“visitor center” (395 reviews)
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LOCATION
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 26 September 2016 via mobile

Always wanted to see Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell. Tour is easy and takes only half an hour or so.

Thank Claudia H
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

I have been thinking of going to Philly for years. Always wanted to be where our forefathers began this country. If you're interested in historic sites this is a must. The feeling of being in the same place where those men and moments occurred is...More

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I have wanted to visit Independence Hall of years. My wife and I have just returned from a two week visit to Pennsylvania which included a tour through Independence Hall in old town Philadelphia. To save the early morning rush for tickets, I booked the...More

Thank Sid H
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This was a great if short tour (about 30 minutes). Our park ranger was very knowledgeable and told the story of our history of the Constitution very well. It was especially exciting for us since we got to see where the American Constitution was signed...More

Thank Jill G
Reviewed 25 September 2016

You can learn some historical information about Liberty Bell and some other facts, but there is not so much what to do. We spend there maybe 15 minutes.

Thank tomino_5
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Having been a history major, a history buff, an an attorney who studied, and has practiced some Constitutional law I thought I had to see Independence Hall. I wondered what I could actually learn in a half an hour tour. The guide brought our the...More

Thank Hale F
Reviewed 25 September 2016

To walk into the hall where both the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution were signed, takes your breath away. To be only a few short feet from Washington's famous "Sun Rising" chair can only remind you of who we are and what we are.

Thank GrandmaToAStar
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Early in the morning, the line was VERY long. I opted to return later in the afternoon. Unfortunately, the line was still long and they were no longer issuing tickets to enter the hall. Moral of the story: Get there early and wait in line...More

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Tour was short but informative. Had such appreciation for our founding fathers and their willingness to fight for our democracy. Well worth the time to see this.

Thank Sherry K
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Such a neat experience to visit where so much history took place. I highly recommend visiting! We learned so much and I would definitely go back.

Thank Amanda 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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