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Independence Visitor Center

1 N Independence Mall W, 1 North Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1518
+1 800-537-7676
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1 N Independence Mall W, 1 North Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1518
City Center East
+1 800-537-7676
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

Nice place,great information stop,bathrooms clean . Worth the visit! Get your National Parks passport stamped here!

Thank Roseann M
Reviewed 18 May 2016

If you have a question, you will get an answer. They're ready for anything and quite happy to assist.

Thank Dolphindelight
Reviewed 17 May 2016

I didn't spend a lot of time in there, but they had movies playing with the history of the area. They had a museum like display. You could book tours and interact with the park people. The restroom were clean and large. It was a...More

Thank RLMartin
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Operated by America's National Parks Service: free tourist map; brochures of Philly sites; suggested routes for you by helpful staff; the place to book the daily, free, timed tours of Independence Hall; some history on the walls; clean accessible restrooms; and, all questions answered (not...More

Thank PilotsDaughter
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

The park staff was very helpful with information. The store in the building was very unique also. They ran out of tickets for Independence Hall but helped get us in anyways.

Thank Elizabeth V
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We were unimpressed with the staff. We went to rent the walking audio tour and first were told they didn't have that but sent us to a different booth, who sent us to yet another area, who then sent us to the ranger's booth. He...More

Thank Eldersburg61
Reviewed 15 May 2016

I stopped here upon arriving in Philadelphia. I was able to find parking in their lot by arriving early (8 am). This parking for was very convenient and allowed me to go back and forth to the car to drop off bags, etc. This is...More

2  Thank Kelly L
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Stop here before exploring the rest of the park. Grab a map, pick up tickets and get a general overview of the park. Lots of great informs found here!

1  Thank CCG1982
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Parking under the building that's convenient for several major attractions. You need to visit here to get your ticket to Independence Hall across the street. They have a great little gift shop here. As well, they have spots to buy tickets to area attractions and...More

Thank ALTravels13
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Purchased free time ticket for Independence Hall. Variety of souvenirs. Easy access and clean bathrooms

Thank Leita R
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Need tickets for Convention.
12 July 2016|
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Response from IVCC | Property representative |
We are happy to try to help! What convention are you interested in attending?
We would like to purchase the advance tickets @ $1.50 each, but do not see on the website where/how to do so. Help!
31 August 2015|
Response from Albert L | Property representative |
Good morning! I believe you are referring to snagging the timed tickets for Independence Hall. You can call 1-877-444-6777 or visit recreation.gov to purchase tickets. Please note, that only 40% of tickets are able to... More
Kerrie Z
Is there an area of downtown with lockers to store luggage while I'm exploring?
4 June 2015|
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Response from Albert L | Property representative |
Good afternoon Kerrie, our apologies for our late response. I thought this was already answered by a member of our staff. We here at the Independence Visitor Center do not have storage areas in our building. And what many... More