Independence Hall

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  • Address: 520 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106, United States
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1215-9652305
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Unesco Site, Hall

It wasn’t enough that this place hold’s such a dear place in the country’s heart – but it’s a UNESCO World Heritage Centre too – as it should be, seeing that the Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution were both adopted here. National Park Rangers will lead you through the red brick Georgian Style building starting at the courtroom; the Assembly Room with George Washington’s Rising Sun Chair; and the West Wing, where the inkstand that was used to sign the Declaration still remains. Visitors tend to remark that the experience would not be nearly as impressive and immersive without the awesome guidance of the ranger’s who clearly love what they do and believe in why they do it! History simply comes alive, and if you let your imagination paly, you can almost see the benches upon benches of stern faced men drafting two of the most important documents in history.

Independence Hall Travel Tips

  • Photography is allowed.
  • Take the ranger tour.

Entrance Ticket Details For Independence Hall

  • Handling price of $1.50 charged.
  • Admission is by tour reservation only.
  • Same day tickets may be purchased 8.30 onwards.
  • There are limited free tickets.
  • You may make reservations online.
  • Tickets are required for tours of Independence Hall, except in January and February.

How to Reach Independence Hall

  • 5th St Metro Station, Buses on Market Street and Chestnut Street.

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  • Independence Hall Address: 520 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106, United States
  • Independence Hall Contact Number: +1215-9652305
  • Independence Hall Timing: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Independence Hall(preferred time): 09:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Independence Hall: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Philadelphia include Independence Hall in their plan

  • 45.72% of people start their Independence Hall visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Independence Hall

Monday, Friday and Sunday

52.38% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Independence Hall

People normally club together Independence National Historic Park and Liberty Bell while planning their visit to Independence Hall.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Independence Hall Reviews & Ratings

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    On 15-Dec-2018

    Lots of stupid obnoxious ads blocking my reading. I won't be returning.

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  • I reserved three tickets for Independence Hall On Monday Nov 25th. Were do I pick up the tickets?

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    • If you have reserved your tickets, then you must have received a mail or a message giving you further instructions. If not, you must be required to collect your tickets from the Independence Visitor Center. In any case, confirm once before visiting by calling on (215) 965-2305.  

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  • Do you have to buy a general admission ticket just to enter Independence Hall, or are the tickets just for a guided tour?

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    • Entrance to Independence Hall is by tour only. So, when you by a ticket, it covers both - your admission as well as a tour. 

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  • Is there a service that buys tickets for people for the tour at Independence Hall? My 95 year old mother-in-law is not going to be able to stand in line to buy a ticket and the online tickets are sold out.

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    • Even though I have not heard of such a service, I am sure if you call the visitor's center on 1 (877) 444-6777, they will help you out with a feasible solution. 

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