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Masonic Temple

1 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2520
+1 215-988-1917
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Beautiful place

This is a really nice building and part of town, well kept, fantastic looking and right facing City... read more

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stuart w
Glasgow, United Kingdom

This beautiful building is awe inspiring. From its size to the many statues that adorn the walls... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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"The Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania" is an example of elegant architecture. Inside, the lodge is adorned with lovely artwork.
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1 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2520
+1 215-988-1917
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a really nice building and part of town, well kept, fantastic looking and right facing City Hall so easy to find

Thank stuart w
Reviewed 6 days ago

This beautiful building is awe inspiring. From its size to the many statues that adorn the walls and the 37 foot William Penn statue on the spire. Knowing it is all masonry.....Wow. Make sure you go and walk the large courtyard, a different perspective of...More

Thank Eataroundwoburn
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fun place to visit. Each room has a separate style of architecture. Very fabulous architecture. From Moorish to French, it's a little tour of styles and colors. You learn a little about Masons, as well. Very interesting clock styles. The guided tour...More

Thank Stover-Roth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

By chance, I caught the dedication ceremony of two statues on the sidewalk in front of the temple on Saturday, June 3rd. I walked over for a better view once the affair had concluded. The work consists of slightly larger than life size bronzes of...More

1  Thank Fox11354
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very interesting tour about this beautiful and historic building and freemasonry in general. The guides will answer questions about masonry and about the building as well. Had a great time.

Thank Istvan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is more than meets the eye as you cross the street from City Hall heading north on Broad St. and see this elaborate, Cathedral-like, almost fanciful structure to the right. It is known as the Masonic Library and Museum of Pennsylvania, for short, Masonic...More

Thank Elisabeth B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The building is an awesome piece of architecture. When you enter and look up to the ceiling the stained glass is an amazing sight. The library is as though you are going back into history. Each meeting room has its own design.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great architectural place and information on the masonic society. Excellent downtown location. It's closed on Mondays. Do not miss it

Thank Leon97
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

As a Mason this was a must see on my stop in Philly. The tour is 10 dollars if.you are a Mason from out of state and free if you are a mason from Pennsylvania. The tours run every 10, 11, 1, 2. The tours...More

Thank Erik S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

It will be one of the great architectural Treasures that you'll see in Phila. If history is your thing Masonic Temple should definitely be a stop on your visit . The meeting rooms are spectacular .proper dress is required for a visit. And it's down...More

Thank Ray G
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Is there free parking in the area?
26 April 2017|
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Response from NataliaMFortLee_NJ | Reviewed this property |
It is very difficult to find a free parking in this area. Paid parking garages are available throughout the center parts of Philadelphia though.
Time of tours?
14 April 2016|
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Response from benedicttw | Reviewed this property |
Tuesday through Friday – 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM & 3:00 PM Saturday – 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM & 12 Noon these are the times from their WEB site. If in Phily do not miss this.