This is a good place to park and start your tour of Philadelphia. The information desk is very knowledgeable and helpful. There is a little gift shop.
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This entire park was great to see. So much history. A good reminder to never take this great country for granted!! If you want to see the inside of Independence Hall, go here for your free tickets. Come early! The tours book up quickly.
Really good actors in the halls being Benjamin Franklin etc and they are very entertaining and do an excellent job of teaching you the history of philly. They keep in character all the time and you can ask them historical questions which was fascinating. Staff...More
If seeing historical sites or learning about the beginnings of this country, this is a good place to start. Although the theaters were "out of order " the day we were there, we still enjoyed the actors, storytelling and restrooms. The surrounding grounds and area...More
This is a wonderful visitor center. They have a little of everything. The tickets for the tours are available there and if you are taking the Big Bus tour the first bus is on the corner of the street from the center. Nice clean restrooms....More
This is a good place to get your Philly pass and hunker down when the rain is coming down in buckets! The rangers are very helpful. There are no dumb questions here.
This visitor center is located in a very clean and air conditioned building. There are little exhibits/attractions in the corridor, at entrance from Market Street, there is the Gift Shop. The folks who work behind the information desk are friendly and very knowledgeable. They were...More
Quite the impressive visitor center if you wish to know a lot about Philly! Don't miss it! It has something for everyone and you'll learn lots of things you didn't know.