Last updated: March 23, 2016
Alerts & Conditions
Beginning December 22, 2018: Lapse in Federal AppropriationsIndependence Hall, the Liberty Bell Center and most other park sites are closed to visitors during the federal government shutdown. The Independence Visitor Center is open but will be staffed by personnel from the Independence Visitor Center Corporation.
Beginning October 18, 2018: No access to Recreation.gov for advance reservationsEffective immediately, there will be no access to the Recreation.gov website or call center for advance ticketing for Independence Hall tours.
Restroom Closure on 5th StreetThe restroom facility at 5th and Chestnut Streets is closed. Please use the public restrooms in the Independence Visitor Center at 6th and Market Streets.