Independence Visitor Center
Photo by J. Fusco for IVCC

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 multilingual Visitor Services Representatives, who are fluent in twelve languages, to help with trip-planning advice so you can make the most out of your time in the city.

Tickets to 100+ local tours, attractions, museums, are available for purchase. Visitor can also purchase passes to ride the visitor-friendly public transit service, the Philly PHLASH, as well as SEPTA fares, including the SEPTA Key, a re-loadable plastic card for fares, the Travel Wallet, and the One-Day Convenience Pass.

Independence Visitor Center is also home to Independence Gift Shop, the official gift shop of Greater Philadelphia; and a new cafe experience by HERSHEY's Kitchens

Free services and amenities include: maps and brochures; WiFi access; and public restrooms.

Open Daily
8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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Independence Visitor Center

599 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States