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Review of Independence Hall

Independence Hall
Ranked #18 of 469 things to do in Philadelphia
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: Both the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution were signed in this historic building.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is full of history, obviously we had a nice tour of the east, and west wing, as well of congress hall.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There isn’t much you can say about this historic landmark that hasn’t already been said throughout two centuries.

Definitely go online and pay the $1.50 per ticket to reserve your time slot in advance. Tours sell out EARLY on the day of.

Thank Lauren K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice for kids if they’re studying history. It’ll give them a visual up close & personal. Besides that this is a snooze factory. Line is long too! Ppl wait hours to see the bell. Skip the line and look at it from the glass outside. Your not missing anything by going in.

2  Thank Ahmed M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the outside but to get in you need to get tickets in the morning they are free but on a first come first serve so grab them before you start any other tours!!!

Thank Renee P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw Hamilton in Seattle on a Sunday then flew to Philadelphia on Monday to see, here, "The Room Where It Happened". Chills.

Well worth seeing, and in our case (and I'm sure all) informatively hosted by a ranger with both a sense of humor and real reverence for the importance of this beautiful, well-preserved building.

Don't miss it!

Thank UnrepentantFoodie
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