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Independence Visitor Center is now open daily.

The Independence Visitor Center and other Independence National Historical Park indoor sites, including Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell Center, are open daily with face masks required and reduced building capacity limits to ensure proper social distancing.

The Independence Visitor Center has instituted health and safety procedures based on recommended guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to maintain a safe, sanitized, and secure space for visitors.

As the official visitor center of greater Philadelphia, the Independence Visitor Center provides information services and access to historic sites, museums, and tours.

Health & Safety Measures:

Visitor Experience Associates with Mask

Face masks are required inside all National Park Service buildings, including the Independence Visitor Center, regardless of vaccination status.  Friendly visitor experts can provide masks free of charge to any visitor who needs one, and up-to-date information about operations at local museums and attractions. 

Opening Protocols

The Independence Visitor Center has activated a multi-layered approach to ensure proper social distancing throughout the building by monitoring maximum occupancy in each space and increasing sanitation measures.


Open Nearby:
Independence Visitor Center

Independence Visitor Center

Independence Hall

Independence Hall

The Liberty Bell

Liberty Bell Center

Second Bank of the United States

Second Bank Portrait Gallery

Congress Hall

Congress Hall

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