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Reviewed July 23, 2018

This is a must for history buffs visiting Philadelphia! Carefully preserved buildings, thought-through displays and museums, and a visitor center catering to all the necessities

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Reviewed July 22, 2018

With smaller crowds and less territory to travel in summer heat, and with so much of our country's origin happening here, I thoroughly recommend this over DC as a place for kids to be introduced to history. DC would mean more after this!

1  Thank Nancy F
Reviewed July 13, 2018

You must stop in here, just to imagine how much history there is in this place. Thinking about our founding fathers drafting and discussing our independence, the birth of our nation and the documents we still uphold today is awesome.

1  Thank Yvette B
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Oh my goodness, what a fantastic way to get in touch with the Founding Fathers! To be able to stand where they did in order to write the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States. Seeing and experiencing this building brought my...More

1  Thank Tammy H
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Great place to learn our history. must go. make sure to take the young ones so they understand where it all began. Makes you appreciate all the time & effort that our forefathers had to put forth. Guides are very informative & building is beautiful.

1  Thank Matt P
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Great place to learn our history very nastalgic, see the court room that the term standing trial was coined. See where the constitution and declaration was formed and signed. I recommend the late tour starting at 5:00 p.m.

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Reviewed July 9, 2018

We did an after hours dinner/tour with the tour guide dressed in characters of the Revolutionary War period. We were the only one in the hall so it was a spectacular experience. Eric with the National Park Service did a wonderful job explaining the specifics...More

1  Thank Cris W
Reviewed July 5, 2018

They are definitely working hard to maintain this place so that all the millions of tourists can enjoy it! It makes walking to all the historical sites a real pleasure.

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Reviewed July 4, 2018

There really isn't much to do on the mall, but it is a nice place to relax if there are outdoor activities going on. Make sure you visit the Visitor's Center for info on surrounding places.

Thank Cathleen M
Reviewed July 3, 2018

Great history lesson for all Americans--everyone should make an effort to visit here. Makes you appreciate all the time & effort that our forefathers had to put forth to construct these documents that form our government. Guides are very informative & building is beautiful. Have...More

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JerseyOrganic
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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.
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