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Reviewed December 10, 2018

Even if you don't have time to take a tour, try to go by this area so that you can see where so many important decisions in our nation's history were made. Great photos!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 44wynnew
Reviewed November 15, 2018

It's free and you can walk around which is great. I wouldn't budget more than an hour or so though...

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nikos T
Reviewed November 8, 2018

This is a must see for the history of this country. Where the founders worked tirelessly to bring us our independence.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank IkeCohen
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

This place was in my Philly wish list. Lot pf tourists around. Lot of history and definitely a special site to visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank samuel8248
Reviewed November 1, 2018

Well worth a visit. A place that you find by accident and really enjoy your visit. Recommended and enjoy.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

So much to see. We stayed on Arch street and we walked to everything. It took three days to see it all. Every street has historic significance. Get pamphlets at the visitors center and get information. This area is not only the liberty bell and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 166darleneh
Reviewed October 28, 2018

How can you not be impressed and awed by just walking in the footsteps of the Founding Fathers. Well worth a stop while in Philly.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Steve R
Reviewed October 24, 2018

This is a great place to visit when in Philadelphia. A LOT of history in this area. You really need to visit here and enjoy the sites and history of our great country.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Vicki A
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Independence Mall is a three-block section of Independence National Historical Park. Very beautiful place. Start from Visitor Center. Than you can look at the museum or take any kind of tour you like. There are a lot of buildings and structures around. It depends to...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Svetlana V
Reviewed October 6, 2018

with a nice viewing area of surrounding historical buildings. Here one can move back enough to take photos of Independence Hall and other surrounding sites.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from sj1991 | Reviewed this property |
I would say 1.5-2 hours should be good. If you rush and try really hard you can finish it in 45 mins - 1 hour. If I were you I would skip Mutter Museum if I run short on time.