Plan A Field Trip

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Things to Know Before You Come

From building hours to bus drop-offs, the information you need is here.

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Reservations and Fees

Scope out the details on the Benjamin Franklin Museum, Independence Hall, and the Independence Park Institute programs.

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Getting Around the Park

Where can my students buy souvenirs? Where can we eat lunch? Find answers in the "Getting Around" section.

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Social Studies Field Trip Itinerary

Explore the story of America's founding with your students.

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STEM Field Trip Itinerary

The park has doubled as a site of both civic and scientific engagement throughout the years. Learn the stories here.

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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