Ongoing Tours and Programs
Walking Tour: Twilight Tours
Dates: Daily beginning June 17, 2015 (No tour on July 3)
Location: Meet at Visitor Center ranger desk, corner of 6th and Market Streets
Twilight Tours are presented in cooperation with Friends of Independence.
Enjoy an introduction to Independence National Historical Park on an evening stroll through the grounds (An hour and 15 minutes). See our Calendar of Events for full event information.
Walking Tour: Dr. Franklin's Philadelphia
Dates: Saturdays and Sundays beginning June 27, 2015
Location: Meet at entrance to the Benjamin Franklin Museum, Franklin Court, between Market and Chestnut Streets and 3rd and 4th Streets
Printer, politician, diplomat, inventor - get to know this multifaceted founding father as you explore the streets of his beloved city with a park ranger (1 hour). See our Calendar of Events for full event information.
Library of Congress
Ranger Program: Jefferson in Philadelphia
Date: Daily, beginning June 27, 2015
Times: 1:30 pm and 4:00pm
Location: Meet in the courtyard at the Declaration House, 7th and Market Streets
Join a park ranger and learn about Thomas Jefferson at the site where he drafted the Declaration of Independence (30 minutes). See our Calendar of Events for full event information.
Walking Tour: In the Paths of the Founders
Dates: Daily, beginning July 6, 2015
Location: Meet at the Signers Garden, corner of 5th and Chestnut Streets
Join a park ranger for this orientation tour of Independence National Historical Park and follow in the paths of the founders (1 hour). See our Calendar of Events for full event information.
Ranger Program: Forging Justice: The Women's Liberty Bell
Dates: Daily, beginning August 1, 2015
Hear the story of the women who worked to establish justice with a Women's Liberty Bell. See our Calendar of Events for full event information (10 minutes).