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Philadelphia

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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.

Our Locations + Services:
Independence Visitor Center

Independence Visitor Center

LOVE Park Visitor Center

LOVE Park Visitor Center

Philly PHLASH

Philly PHLASH Downtown Loop

Things to Do:
Betsy Ross House

Betsy Ross House

Elfreth's Alley

Elfreth's Alley Museum

National Constitution Center

National Constitution Center

Earthquake Tables

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia

Museum of the American Revolution

Museum of the American Revolution

Nearby on Independence Mall:
Independence Hall

Independence Hall

The Liberty Bell

Liberty Bell Center

Congress Hall

Congress Hall

President's House Site

President's House Site

Second Bank of the United States

Second Bank Portrait Gallery

Top Questions
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.

How can I redeem the Visit Philly Overnight Hotel Package?

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

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.