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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 yesterday

I was worried when we first arrived that we would have a long wait to see the bell, but the line moved quite quickly and we had a great opportunity to take photos.

Thank Lin L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Spontaneous visit to see the Liberty Bell. Lines are really long, use the viewing window unless you really want to take your picture with the bell.

Thank okiepagirl
Reviewed yesterday

The Liberty Bel itself is a big bell with a crack in it. It is, however, an iconic symbol of American liberty, so go see it. Just realize, it's a bell. The accompanying displays, however, tell the deeper story. The bell is called "Liberty," not...More

Thank Happyrocker
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Not an extensive exhibit - can go through easily in 15-20 minutes. But the info about how the bell evolved into a symbol of freedom for many things beyond the original American independence is really interesting.

Thank Dave N
Reviewed yesterday

One of the most well known symbols of freedom and the history of America is right here and it's free. All you need is a short wait. Even if the lines look long, they move quickly. Can not miss this stop.

Thank Mike H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were able to look at the buildings and the grounds however we were not allowed to go inside without paying admission fee. It was a nice day. There is lots of security so there is baggage checks. The museum was closed the day we...More

Thank Liz Everett W
Reviewed yesterday

Easily followed display of history of "the bell" and and its look alikes. Not especially crowded and not ticket required

Thank cliffordok1
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came in July on an East Coast history tour with my daughter and husband. Beware that everything gets searched. Make sure you bring as little as possible to make the lines go faster. The NPS staff were very helpful answering questions and making it...More

Thank Shirleen S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We love getting to learn the history of our nation & the details behind how the Liberty Bell came to be

Thank Amber S
Reviewed 2 days ago

We came here after visiting Independence Hall. There was no line to get in but once you got to the Bell it was difficult trying to get a picture without a herd of people standing around it and not taking turns........but whatever. You have to...More

Thank theshu2121
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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
30 October 2015|
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Response from desfwillis | Reviewed this property |
No, you just go to center and get ticket and get time available. You can book in advance online I think, if you need specific time I would book online. See below Walk up tickets There is no charge for walk up tickets... More