Independence Visitor Center
J. Fusco for Visit Philadelphia

Independence Visitor Center

Located in Independence National Historical Park, the Independence Visitor Center is the official visitor center of Greater Philadelphia, and the exclusive location to pick up free, timed tickets to tour Independence Hall.

All visitors are welcome to speak with our friendly, multilingual Visitor Services Representatives, for help with trip-planning advice, or to purchase tickets to more than 100 local tours, attractions, and museums. Visitors can also purchase passes for the Philly PHLASH and SEPTA, including the SEPTA Key, a re-loadable plastic card for fares, and the One-Day Convenience Pass.

Independence Visitor Center is also home to Independence Gift Shop, the official gift shop of Greater Philadelphia. 

Free services and amenities include: maps and brochures, including the Official Visitors Guide (published in nine languages), and the Historic Philadelphia Gazette; WiFi access; and public restrooms.

Closed Temporarily
Due to COVID-19
Normal Hours of Operation:
Open Daily, 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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Independence Visitor Center

599 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States


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