Independence Hall, Philadelphia

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The birthplace of America, Independence Hall is the centerpiece of the national historical park located in the oldest part of the city. Known primarily as the location where a young nation declared its independence from the British Empire on July 4, 1776, this landmark building is now a World Heritage Site. A symbol of freedom and democracy, and pictured on the back the $100 bill, the red brick structure consists of a central building with a bell tower and steeple plus two smaller wings featuring arcaded hyphens. For an in-depth look at the interior, pick up your free timed-entry tickets at the park's visitor center. For a small fee, you can also reserve your tickets online or by phone. Use our Philadelphia vacation planning site to add Independence Hall and other attractions to your Philadelphia vacation plans.
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  • This building is one of the most important buildings in the USA history. Worth a visit. Tickets are free from the information centre for an allocated time slot. So make sure you go early in the day...  more »
  • This building is a centerpiece for this nation's struggle for freedom. This is the "room where is happened" We took the "B" tour and it was concise and entertaining. The place has such presence that.....  more »

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