This is a great place to nip in and swot up on your American Independence history. It has info and videos and people dressed like the 1700's doing interesting things. I was amazed that it was free.
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There are 2 movie theaters here showing historical shorts about the signing of the Declaration of Independence. There are also multiple posters on the walls, but it will not take much time to go through all of them. Many, many tourists here
This place was amazing. A wealth of knowledge. Took the grandchildren and they learned so much about the history of the country. The display of the Underground Railroad was so interesting. Worth the visit!
Get all the info here for all the tours, sites, and a good place to rest and get a bite of food in the air conditioning! Exhibits are well placed, informative and the workers are all friendly and helpful. WC accessible too!
Busy visitors centre across from Liberty Hall, you need to come here for the entrance ticket to Liberty Hall, nice facility and lots of information
I avoided the independence center for a few days because it always looked so busy. Don't let the scores of people outside scare you away, it's really big inside with plenty of very nice staff. I've never been to a visitor's center that had so...More
You can park here -- come in late, leave before evening and use the tourist bus and you'll get a very reasonable rate. Inside they'll help you plan your day and take care of tickets. Very helpful and friendly.
It must be visited by every tourist. A cool air conditioned place. You can visit the various stalls inside to decide what all you want to see in Philadelphia and plan your trip. A small exhibit is also there. Also restrooms and eating counter. One...More