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Philadelphia

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The best visits start with the Independence Visitor Center.

Seeing the best of the City of Brotherly Love is as simple as starting at the right place.

We provide access to all the city has to offer: activities, tickets, reservations, and opportunities. 

Our friendly, multilingual staff can help turn any visitor's wish list into a personalized and unforgettable itinerary. 

City Hall Tours
Tower Tour

City Hall Tower Tour

Enjoy a panoramic view from the city's highest open-air observation deck, 548 feet up! Ascend to the top of City Hall via elevator and see a spectacular view of the city Penn envisioned.

City Hall Interior Tour

City Hall Interior Tour

Explore the history, art, and architecture of the world's highest masonry load-bearing structure on this two-hour guided tour.

Philly Favorites
Big Bus Tours

Big Bus Tours

Museum of the American Revolution

Museum of the American Revolution

Betsy Ross House

Betsy Ross House

Eastern State Penitentiary

Eastern State Penitentiary

National Constitution Center

National Constitution Center

Earthquake Tables

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia

Nearby on Independence Mall
Independence Hall

Independence Hall

The Liberty Bell

Liberty Bell Center

President's House Site

President's House Site

E-Tickets
National Constitution Center

National Constitution Center

Old City Hall

Old City Hall

Great Essentials Exhibit

Great Essentials Exhibit

Congress Hall

Congress Hall

Carpenter's Hall

Carpenters' Hall

Top Questions
Where is the Liberty Bell?

Since 2003, the Liberty Bell has been on display in a structure located on Independence Mall, called the Liberty Bell Center. No timed tickets are required to visit the Bell, but a security check is required for entry. 

Where is the closest place to park by Independence Hall?

Convenient, onsite parking is available for visitors who start at the Visitor Center. The AutoPark at Independence Mall is a 24-hour, fully enclosed parking garage operated by the Philadelphia Parking Authority. Entrances are located on both 5th and 6th Streets, between Market and Arch Streets.