The best trips start at the Independence Visitor Center.
Seeing the best of the City of Brotherly Love is as simple as starting at the right place.
Independence Visitor Center is the gateway to Independence National Historical Park, and the official visitor center of Philadelphia.
Our friendly staff provide free, personalized service and helpful information in a safe, clean, and sanitized environment.
Walk-up tickets are distributed for tours between 9 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. Tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis from the southwest corner of 5th and Chestnut Street daily, beginning at 8:30 a.m.
Reserved tickets are available for a $1 handling fee per ticket on Recreation.gov or by calling 1 (877) 444-6777.
Visitors enjoying a day trip to Philadelphia can park for free every Saturday at the AutoPark at Independence Mall, located below the Independence Visitor Center, when they purchase a ticket to a local tour or attraction inside the Visitor Center. To take advantage of this great deal, enter the garage after 10 a.m. and leave by 7 p.m. Now extended through July 3!
Looking for a hotel deal when you visit Philadelphia? The Visit Philly Overnight Hotel Package is a great way to save when you stay over, available year-round with different perks included seasonally.
Learn more and find participating hotels: VisitPhilly.com/PackageHotels