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The Constitutional Walking Tour of Philadelphia

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The Constitutional Walking Tour of Philadelphia takes you on a walking journey through America's Most Historic Area - the birthplace of America's nation. Step back in time to see where The Declaration of Independence and The United States Constitution were created. This 75-minute walking adventure includes more than 20 historic sites in the Independence National Historical Park, including the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall.
Highlights
  • Cover all of the important Constitution-related sites in a single walking tour
  • In-depth commentary from your guide lets you learn behind-the-scenes info
  • Operates rain or shine, so no fear of your tour being canceled
  • Philadelphia is best explored on foot; leave the navigation to your guide
What to Expect
Meet your guide and group at the National Constitution Center, where this 1.25-mile (2-kilometer) walking tour begins. Begin with an overview of the Independence National Historical Park area and why it’s so important to America’s history. From there, in just over an hour, you’ll visit 20 sites that played a major role in the country’s development, such as Franklin Court, Carpenters’ Hall, the Declaration House, the Betsy Ross House, and, of course, the Liberty Bell. Leave the navigation to your guide, who will provide enlightening commentary about each spot, before returning you to your original departure point. Do note that the tour happens rain or shine, so dress appropriately and bring an umbrella if you’re concerned about the weather.
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Important Information
Departure Point
National Constitution Center, 525 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
Duration
1h 15m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 75-minute Constitutional Walking Tour
  • Tour operates in rain or shine
  • A walking journey through America's Most Historic Area - the birthplace of America's nation
  • See where The Declaration of Independence and The United States Constitution were created
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry/Admission - National Constitution Center
  • Entry/Admission - The President's House
  • Entry/Admission - Declaration House (Graff House)
  • Entry/Admission - Liberty Bell Center
  • Entry/Admission - Independence Hall
  • Entry/Admission - Congress Hall
  • Entry/Admission - Old City Hall
  • Entry/Admission - The Signer
  • Entry/Admission - American Philosophical Society Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Library Hall
  • Entry/Admission - Second Bank of the United States
  • Entry/Admission - Carpenters' Hall
  • Entry/Admission - New Hall Military Museum
  • Entry/Admission - First Bank of the United States
  • Entry/Admission - Franklin Court
  • Entry/Admission - Christ Church
  • Entry/Admission - Betsy Ross House
  • Entry/Admission - Arch Street Meeting House
  • Entry/Admission - Christ Church Cemetery
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Tours are all weather events and operate rain or shine
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Tour Meeting Location National Constitution Center 525 Arch Street Philadelphia, PA 19106 (Note: Directly outside main entrance by 3 large stone benches) Check in 15 minutes before the tour.
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a great tour if you are seeking the Highlights of Philadelphia and America’s history. Our guide, Collin or Connor?? was terrific in making the walk come alive. He is very knowledgeable about American history and will share more in detail if asked. The...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great for a fast passed overview of the major historical sites with good narrative to “put it all together”. It helped us decide where to return for more extensive tours, time, info. It provided a good framework, for instance, when touring Independence Hall and adjoining...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank cjds
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour was great and I could have the big picture from where would be the places for I visit. I recommend you do the tour in the morning so after you can enjoy the places that you most like.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank arianyl2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour guide, John, was very knowledgeable and expertly able to add context to the events surrounding the founding of the US and was able to hold the interest of my entire family (including 2 teens). I would suggest taking this tour early in your...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank SWMplsGirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great information . Highly recommend ! Perfect for families ; gives big picture info and can go back and visit stops on own afterwards .

Date of experience: September 2019
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Yes it is as long as the pet/dog stays on a leash.
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It varies, based on weather, time of day, etc. but groups can vary from 5 or 10 people up to 30 or 35. We do also offer private tours if you are interested. Thanks!
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