"We hold these Truths to be self-evident, that all Men are created equal..."

Independence Hall echoes these words. Nearby the old cracked Bell proclaims liberty. The spirit of Franklin is alive in his adopted city. Become part of America's journey in discovering its past.

Color photo of the Liberty Bell with Independence Hall visible through the glass behind it.

Visiting the Liberty Bell Center

See this international symbol of liberty. No tickets are needed.

Assembly Room, showing chairs and tables covered with green tablecloths.

Visiting Independence Hall

Entrance to Independence Hall is by tour only. Tickets are required March through December. No tickets are required in January and February

Benjamin Franklin Museum exhibit panel in the foreground with the museum in the background.

Benjamin Franklin Museum

Explore a state-of-the-art museum honoring Philadelphia's own Benjamin Franklin.

Color photo of a group of children and one adult raising their hands while looking at a park ranger.

Special Programs

Enjoy walking tours, exhibits, and more. Are you in?

Print of Independence Square (1799) showing Native Americans and others strolling through the yard.

History and Culture

Looking for the history of Independence Hall or the story of the Liberty Bell? We've got that!

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

143 S. 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106


(215) 965-2305
Use this number to talk to a park ranger at the visitor center desk for park information. Park rangers are available for calls daily from 8:30am to 5pm. During heavy visitation, park rangers are assisting other visitors and may not be able to answer the phone right away. For information about lodging and restaurants, contact the city concierge staff at 800-537-7676.

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