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One of the most famous square miles in the United States, the park is home to the Liberty Bell, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and Independence Hall.
143 S 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2818
City Centre East
+1 215-965-2305
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Reviewed yesterday

Long lines for the famous sites, but no line at the Free Quaker Church. We just wandered in, attracted by the word "free". Our group of 6 had a free private tour by an in character man, who was knowledgeable and willing to answer -...More

Thank pjirishmom
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did this on our own and saw it all was really worth seeing on our Vacation! So much History here.

Thank Trudy D
Reviewed 3 days ago

The US Park Service does a great job. And, it’s absolutely thrilling to see Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell.

Thank Marye20132013
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Prepare for lines and waits due to security checks. You will need tickets for Independence Hall. The tickets are free but they are first come first serve. Before you go, go on line and the $1 each to reserve your tickets.

Thank Ronald C
Reviewed 5 days ago

We only waited about 10 minutes from the sidewalk before we were inside - most of the delay is taken up by security checks - and they worked quickly. Great displays leading up to the Bell itself. Everyone wants a photo or selfie - but...More

Thank NewillDB
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a well done area but the security line will take a bit of time to get through. You get very close to the Liberty bell but the crowd can make photos difficult.

1  Thank Michael D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you didn’t get tickets to see Independence Hall on line, your first stop should be the Visitor’s Center to get them. They are timed and numbers are limited. We were there on a cold overcast day in October and they were gone by noon....More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must, I would avoid going on the weekend, pick a week day to stop by. I found out so much more about the importance of the Liberty Bell than I know before.

Thank Notlori
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice location to hang out, Famous Liberty bell, Independence hall and tomb of unknown soldiers, so much to see and enjoy

Thank VPRBhuj
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an enjoyable walk around the area. Plenty of history to see and read about. If in philly then worth the look

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February 12, 2018|
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Response from jenlef | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can see a map at the National Park Service website of everything at Independence Park.
Brigette P
January 16, 2018|
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Response from Shannon O | Reviewed this property |
Yes open till 6 pm. But I’d triple check before going down. It’s a great experience.
April G
February 22, 2017|
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Response from Mcveefly | Reviewed this property |
No, you will need to park and do yourself a favor: take another form of transport to get to that downtown area.