We offer rentals 7 days a week, 363 days a year.
You’re welcome to hold a breakfast meeting as early as 6 a.m., or stay dancing at your wedding until 3 a.m.
Time restrictions may apply if you are interested in renting the Grand Hall of the Independence Visitor Center. Please contact us for more details.
Our caterer is licensed to serve alcohol, and provides a full bar setup and bartending services. You may choose the bar package that works best for you; select from an extensive wine list, create a custom cocktail, or stick to the basics. It’s up to you!
Yes! The Liberty View is located on mezzanine level, directly above the Independence Gift Shop. Stop in the official gift shop of the Greater Philadelphia region for a wide variety of Philadelphia souvenirs.
If you would like to provide out-of-town guests with well-presented visitor information, we recommend placing a single or bulk order of the Philadelphia Official Visitors Guide.
Visitors enjoying a day trip to Philadelphia can park for free every Saturday at the AutoPark at Independence Mall, located below the Independence Visitor Center, when they purchase a ticket to a local tour or attraction inside the Visitor Center. To take advantage of this great deal, enter the garage after 10 a.m. and leave by 7 p.m. Now extended through July 3!
Walk-up tickets are distributed for tours between 9 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. Tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis from the southwest corner of 5th and Chestnut Street daily, beginning at 8:30 a.m.
Reserved tickets are available for a $1 handling fee per ticket on Recreation.gov or by calling 1 (877) 444-6777.
Collapsible strollers are permitted to board the PHLASH at the driver's discretion. Riders must collapse the stroller before boarding.
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
Facility rentals include use of the entire mezzanine level, tables, banquet chairs, and select linens.
Labor, one hour for setup, and one hour of breakdown are also included.
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.
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.