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Address: 600 Chestnut St, PECO Theater, inside Historic Philadelphia Center, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3413
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The Liberty 360 show takes Guests on a journey of discovery through the...

The Liberty 360 show takes Guests on a journey of discovery through the symbols of America. This 3-D show, starring Ben Franklin, wraps around the audience in a 360-degree theater!

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The movie didn't really make use of the 360 setting or the 3D feature, and was a really basic recounting of the early American story. Suitable, maybe, for children. Though the 3D... read more

2 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 October 2015
Yaara S
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

The movie didn't really make use of the 360 setting or the 3D feature, and was a really basic recounting of the early American story. Suitable, maybe, for children. Though the 3D glasses were too big on me so I had to physically hold them to stop them from falling off - really annoying. Also, if you want to create... More 

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Thank Yaara S
New Richmond, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015

This was included in the Philadelphia pass, otherwise I don't know if we would have done it. My son hates 3D so he skipped it. The movie was ok, nothing phenomenal. It really only uses about 180 of its screens most of the time One of the screens on the side was not working and was very blurry. They should... More 

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Thank Christy C
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2015

This is a 20 minute 3-D theater in the round. Inexpensive and very appealing to kids especially if they have learned about American history. Our 4 and 8 year olds enjoyed it although it was a bit over the little one's head. at 20 minutes it is short and sweet.

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1 Thank Susan S
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2014

This attraction was empty and we were the only ones to enter the film area. We soon found out why. This is a short film with some very flimsy 3D effects. It has a 360 style effect but you sit facing e front and that is where the film is shown. At one stage the rest of the 360 shows... More 

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maryland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

It is always fun to sit in a 360 degree movie theater but this film did not take advantage of the 360 effects. And the themes of the film were generic, patriotic stuff. The city is full of so much history; why was the film not more informative?

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Corydon, Iowa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2014

We went to see this film about the history of the US because it was recommended by friends. We paid $5 (senior discount!) for a 15-minute film. The 360 degree screen was novel, but the 3D wasn't working the day we were there. The film itself was okay, but nothing extraordinary. The audience stands.There are a couple of short benches... More 

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Petersburg, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2014

This was ok if in the area but not as the special trip I made to see it. If you do go be sure to smile as entering as your photo will be plastered on huge screen at the end of the presentation.

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Thank scampi745
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2013 via mobile

Cheesy 3D movie. Mostly an excuse to sell souvenirs. Even the kids were underwhelmed. Meh. Skipable.

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Thank CWaters4
Orlando
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2012

Hate to give away their secret but your kids will love it. It is very reasonable. It teaches about the history of our country but the very best part is at the end everyone in the theater is in the pictures at the end. Wish you could have seen my grandson's face when he saw his picture up there with... More 

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Knoxville, TN
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2012

Stick with the Visitor's Center that is part of the National Park Service. These folks are nice, but the gift shop is no different from all the others, and the film is a waste of time. The free films at NPS are better.

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