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Liberty Bell Center

6th Street, Between Market and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106
+1 215-965-2305
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Though it can no longer be rung, the bell remains a lasting American symbol of freedom.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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6th Street, Between Market and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106
City Center East
+1 215-965-2305
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Bell is now housed in a small building . You walk thru the exhibits first before you come to the Bell. The Bell was originally in the Tower of the State House. It was removed and hidden when the British invaded. In later years,...More

Thank ergneb
Reviewed 6 days ago

Well worth the visit, another amazing pretty building with great history to tell. Queues again my form

Thank JJUk2011
Reviewed 1 week ago

Found the exhibit leading up to the bell interesting - helped to explain its significance and historical context. Entrance is free, you just have to queue to get in, but believe you can get a peek at the bell through the windows too.

Thank Marieka86
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good exhibition about the Liberty bell, a must see, even though we had to wait in line in the cold, it was worth it

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have never seen the liberty bell, so this was an experience. There was no cost expect for parking. There was a small line in front of the metal detectors, however it kept moving quickly. The building was staffed with helpful people to answer questions,...More

Thank Asphaltman
Reviewed 1 week ago

The line was long but well worth the wait. I thought this might be a similar let down as viewing Plymouth Rock, but it wasn't. The bell is placed within the context of history in this wonderful interpretive center. A must see if you are...More

Thank Naturespeak
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The unavoidable security measures needed in this day and age , took away from visiting the liberty bell. My young son wasn't happy about the 45 minute wait to get inside , due to bag checks etc. Maybe having a " express line" for visitors...More

Thank dharvey4343
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is definitely a must-see! As an adult, even I didn't have the patience to read every little thing in the museum. So don't plan on being able to spend a lot of time going through here with kids - they will get bored. The...More

Thank BeachesNwine
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Old Historical District is Chock Full of Historical Museum's. The Iconic Liberty Bell is a great way to revisit the our American History. It was used to summon Lawmakers, and Citizens way back then to legislation and proclamations. It is a huge part of...More

Thank Neal P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Liberty Bell us free and such a small part of Philadelphia, but you must see it. The ed xhibit is open air and well done. It is across from Independence hall Visitor center and Sam park area as Independence hall. Late in the day...More

Thank sexysun
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4 October 2017|
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Response from Honestyrule1 | Reviewed this property |
No fee
Cheryl R
2 April 2017|
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Response from RobertStevensJr | Reviewed this property |
I was on foot so I would suggest a nearby garage.
Brenda M
22 March 2016|
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Response from spacetourist | Reviewed this property |
Dont recall weight, didnt notice at time