1. United States
  2. Pennsylvania
  3. Philadelphia
  4. Independence Hall

Philadelphia: Sightseeing and Serial Killers Tour

Product ID: 21791
From the grim light of the cemetery explore Philadelphia's darker side of history on this guided tour. Hear tales of gore, blood, and guts, before enjoying some complimentary beverage samples to unwind.
About this activity
Duration: 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about Philidelphia's darker side led by a host of expert guides
  • Explore the burial ground, Christ Church, and visit the grave of Ben Franklin
  • Adventure through the streets of Philadelphia and hear tell of gangster businessmen, pyscho killers, and gruesome murderers
Full description
Get to grips with the history of Philadelphia’s founding fathers on this urban adventure spanning from the burial ground to the bar!

Led by a host of expert guides, roam the old streets of Philadelphia hearing tales of ruthless businessmen gangsters and psychopathic killers. Learn about some of Philadelphia’s more sinister residents and residences such as the Corpse Collector, the Frankfurt Slasher, and Hednik’s House of horrors.

Sparsely sprinkled with national icons, tales of yellow fever, plus a visit to the graves of Ben Franklin and other founding fathers, this tour tells a tale of grit, twists, and gore as you learn about the history of Philadelphia.
Includes
  • Expert guides
  • Admission fees
  • Complimentary drink samples
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Independence Visitor Center 6th and Market St. Philadelphia; outside the front doors.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes
• Tours run rain or shine
• Children aged 14 and over can participate in this tour under parental supervision
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 5 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.7 / 5
  • Organization
    4.5 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.6 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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Ted was a terrific guide! Very personable, knowledgable, and funny.

February 3, 2020

Our guide was awesome!

December 9, 2019

Was very interesting and entertaining! Terry was a good guide !!

September 29, 2019

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Product ID: 21791