Visiting Old City Hall
Old City Hall is located at the corner of 5th and Chestnut Streets. Enter through the north door on Chestnut Street (turn the knob, then push the door open). This building sits adjacent to the security screening area. It's best to visit it prior to entering security.
Hours and Fees
Open daily 9 am - 5 pm. Closes at 3pm on Christmas Eve, December 24.
Closed on all major federal holidays except Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, and Veteran's Day.
*Note: Old City Hall will be closed from mid-January through March for renovations.
Admission is FREE.
No tickets are required to visit. Entrance to Old City Hall is on a first-come, first-served basis.
See the room where the Supreme Court of the United States met from 1791-1800. Most of the furnishings are from the time period, but not original to the room. A park ranger is available to answer questions.
Independence Square Museum Store
Last updated: December 6, 2018