Orient yourself here at the Indepence Visitor Center before exploring Old City3 min
Interactive museum all about the founding of the US, plus Ben Franklin's grave3 min
The home of the maker of the nation's first flag.3 min
Oldest continually occupied houses in US look the same as they did in the 1700s2 min
Christ Church - where the Founders worshipped.3 min
Where Wm. Penn landed is a spot for summer fun mixed with history5 min
18th century Dock Street to City Tavern and beyond5 min
More gorgeous buildings starting with the 1st Bank of the US3 min
Robert Morris Statue and Library Hall5 min
Hear about about Independence Hall from its lively back yard3 min
A peaceful park with lots of ghosts! Then a fabulous Tiffany mosaic.4 min
Front of Independence Hall plus visit the Liberty Bell3 min
This tour will take you around the Old City part of Philadelphia, by Penn’s Landing, the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall and more.
Follow in the footsteps of Ben Franklin and his friends and explore the country's most historic streets. You'll visit Independence Hall, the world famous Liberty Bell, the Constitution Center, Betsy Ross's house, Society Hill, Penns Landing, and much, much more. Don't forget to take a penny to throw on to Mr Franklin's grave for good luck.
The whole tour is just under 2 miles long. Along the way, you’ll pass some historical sites that you can visit, and I’m sure you’ll want to go into at least some of them. We’ll try to tell you what to expect inside of the major ones, so you can decide whether or not to visit.