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Masonic Temple

1 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2520
+1 215-988-1917
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A hidden gem!

I only visited out of respect to a friend that highly recommended it. Well, it was really, really... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
paul M
amazing building

I have visited the temple on multiple occasions and it never disappoints. The architecture and... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Willow Grove, Pennsylvania
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"The Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania" is an example of elegant architecture. Inside, the lodge is adorned with lovely artwork.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“city hall” (39 reviews)
“lodge rooms” (11 reviews)
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1 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2520
+1 215-988-1917
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

I only visited out of respect to a friend that highly recommended it. Well, it was really, really worth the visit. It's located in the heart of downtown Philly. The tour was free and was outstanding. I've lived inPhilly most of my life and didn't...More

Thank paul M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I have visited the temple on multiple occasions and it never disappoints. The architecture and decorations are amazing. The lodge rooms are distinctive and beautiful. The tour guilds are well versed and happy to answer questions.

Thank Jbeav
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Interesting tour of this beautiful building. The themed meeting rooms really must be seen to understand the detail of this grand building. Tour takes about an hour. $15 per person, but they do offer a family rate. We were glad to have taken the time...More

Thank KSD843
Reviewed 8 April 2017

So glad to go on this tour. The designs of the various rooms are beautiful and learned so much about Masons. Tour only takes an hour but worth every minute .

Thank Joan H
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is a wonderful guided tour of an incredible landmark featuring the beautiful, lodge halls and some of George Washington's masonic treasures. We had the opportunity to visit and learn about the different lodges which feature have a distinct architectural style. The guide was a...More

Thank AnnieH1022
Reviewed 16 March 2017

So beautiful and special. Tour was very informative. Unbelievable history and opulance. Absolutely worth the time to take the tour.

1  Thank pearlmiriam
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We had a fun tour of the Masonic Temple -- one unbelievably elaborate room after another, fashioned after Egypt, the renaissance, corinthian, Roman. The tour was led by a Mason, very interesting.

Thank CindyD307
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I was invited to attend a very festive affair within the masonic building.and was amazed at the structure,the paintings and the library. Needless to say that many artifact date back to the early 1800..I am so impressed that in the near future,it is my understanding...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My husband is a Mason so touring this building was very special to him. The workmanship of all the rooms and the history behind them is extraordinary. Our tour guide was very informative and a joy to spend time with.

Thank lkayhirsh
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We're impressed by the temple designs and it's history. All the halls are interesting and beautifully done. The maintenance of the temple is outstanding. Treasure the experience!

Thank NataliaMFortLee_NJ
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Is there free parking in the area?
26 April 2017|
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Response from NataliaMFortLee_NJ | Reviewed this property |
It is very difficult to find a free parking in this area. Paid parking garages are available throughout the center parts of Philadelphia though.
Time of tours?
14 April 2016|
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Response from benedicttw | Reviewed this property |
Tuesday through Friday – 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM & 3:00 PM Saturday – 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM & 12 Noon these are the times from their WEB site. If in Phily do not miss this.