Alerts & Conditions

Alerts

As of April 22, 2022, masks are not required for entry. Please maintain social distancing protocols and expect reduced capacity limits.

Access to Independence National Historical Park is as follows:

Open

  • Indoor spaces:
    • Independence Visitor Center
      • Open daily from 9am to 5pm
    • Independence Hall
      • Open daily from 9am to 5pm. From March through December, entrance is by timed, ticketed tour only. Learn how to obtain tickets.
    • Liberty Bell Center
      • Open daily from 9am to 5pm
    • Congress Hall
      • Open daily from 9am to 5pm. Entrance is by tour only, first-come, first-served; no tickets required.
    • Great Essentials Exhibit in the West Wing of Independence Hall
      • Open daily from 9am to 5pm
    • America's National Parks Store in Old City Hall
      • Open daily from 10am to 4pm
    • Benjamin Franklin Museum and Store
      • Open daily from 9am to 5pm
    • Free Quaker Meeting House
      • Open Saturdays and Sundays only from 11am to 4pm
    • Thaddeus Kosciuszko National Memorial
      • Open Saturdays and Sundays only from 12pm to 4pm
    • Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site
      • Open Friday thru Sunday from 9am to 12pm, and 1pm to 5pm
  • Outdoor spaces, including:
    • Independence Mall
    • South Side of Independence Square
    • Franklin Court Courtyard
    • Washington Square at Walnut Street between 6th and 7th Streets
    • Rose Garden between Walnut and Locust Streets and 4th and 5th Streets
    • Magnolia Garden on Locust Street between 4th and 5th Streets
    • The gardens between 3rd and 5th Streets and Walnut and Chestnut Streets

Closed

  • City Tavern
  • Second Bank of the U.S.
  • Franklin Court Printing Office and Fragments of Franklin Court archeological exhibit
  • Old City Hall Supreme Court chamber
  • Declaration House
  • New Hall Military Museum
  • Todd and White Houses
  • Germantown White House

A return to full operations will continue to be phased, and services may be limited.

Last updated: April 22, 2022

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143 S. 3rd Street
Philadelphia , PA 19106

Phone:

215-965-2305

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