Welcome to the Independence Visitor Center
The Independence Visitor Center is a great place to begin your visit to the park. Ask our knowledgeable park rangers about programs, walking tours and special events. City concierge staff will gladly assist you with information about lodgings and restaurants. You'll find the Independence Hall ticket desk, exhibits, restrooms, a water fountain, ATM, store, and cafe in this building.
Independence Hall Tickets
Our park partner, the Independence Visitor Center Corporation, provides dedicated concierge staff knowledgeable about the city and the region. Look for the staff wearing red shirts to assist you with information about area attractions, lodgings and restaurant destinations. Their website has additional information about visiting Philadelphia.
Did You Know?
Did you know Benjamin Franklin is accredited with being the first American to invent a musical instrument? He invented the glass armonica in 1761 after seeing wine glasses being used to make musical sounds.