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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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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Broad and Market Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19107
City Center West
+1 215-686-2840
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Reviewed 6 days ago

There are lots of homeless people around this area. Some of them clearly suffer from mental illness, so be careful. There was a fountain/splash pad that kids were playing in too.

Thank CandyBrain
Reviewed 1 week ago

if you are an architecture major this bulding will be fantastic, otherwise its interesting, but mostly as a starting or central point for other attractions

Thank Kirsten H
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful pedestrian campus that actively serves as the local government offices. The fountains out front are fantastic for kids to cool off on a hot day.

Thank Kathleen K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I like the architecture of the building a very cool place to go on a good day, I enjoyed and would recommend it no doubt.

Thank Leroy Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

The building itself is beautiful and I would easily rate our tour higher, though there are some but-s... From the total tour time of about 2 hours we spent about half of it just sitting inside the classroom-type office and listened to the lecture... I...More

Thank Marina K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing building. They just don't make them like anymore. The place just exudes history, you can just imagine the historic people who walk through those hallways and all the important decisions made in this building. We did not have the opportunity to visit...More

Thank Andres72423
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tower is currently under renovation, so you cannot go up into the top of it, and nobody is allowed inside unless you are part of a tour group. The tours are only during the week and very spotty time wise, so it is not...More

1  Thank Garet P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting to see people wearing period pieces. I like historical building that have historical role palyers. not to mention I even took a picture with Jesus, or rather someone who looks just like him.

Thank tey251
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the longest time, this building, by law, had to be the tallest building in Philadelphia. The statue of William Penn surveying this proud city. This City Hall is the nicest one I have ever seen. The grounds are inviting with a centre courtyard for...More

Thank Carlo C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my grandson on the tour to the top of Philadelphia's City Hall and i would recommend it. It was not expensive, $10 last Summer and you get a great view of the city from atop this beautiful building. Its cool just to go...More

Thank annaweezie
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25 October 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
14 February 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
14 February 2016|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry... City offices...etc are closed.