• Congress Voting Independence

    Independence

    National Historical Park Pennsylvania

Fees & Reservations

Admission to most park sites is free. Timed entry tickets are required to enter Independence Hall from March through December, but there is no charge for those tickets if obtained at the Independence Visitor Center on the morning of your visit. The Benjamin Franklin Museum charges an interpretive fee and the National Constitution Center, a partner of the park, charges an admission fee.

 
South facade of Independence Hall showing the clock on the west wall, and the bell tower.

Tickets are required to visit Independence Hall, March through December

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Independence Hall
Tickets are required for tours of Independence Hall, except in January and February.


From March through December, visitors must obtain free timed entry tickets to see Independence Hall. Tickets can be obtained on the morning of your visit at the Independence Visitor Center, or reserved in advance by phone or online.

 
Interior view of the Benjamin Franklin Museum showing an exhibit panel featuring Franklin's image.

The Benjamin Franklin Museum charges a nominal interpretive fee.

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Benjamin Franklin Museum

A nominal interpretive fee applies. Visit the Benjamin Franklin Museum web page for information about ticketing, hours, location and more.

 

Did You Know?

Photo of Constitution

Did you know Gouverneur Morris, a signer of the Constitution and author of its preamble lost his leg in a carriage accident on Philadelphia's Dock Street in 1780?