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  2. Pennsylvania
  3. Philadelphia
  4. Betsy Ross House

Philadelphia: 2-Hour Historic District Walking Tour

Product ID: 61783
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Discover the birthplace of American democracy on this 2-hour tour of Philadelphia. Get interesting facts about the history of the city and the country, and learn about historic landmarks such as Independence Hall, Liberty Bell, and the Betsy Ross House.
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Duration: 1.5 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the history and origin of the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall
  • Learn all about the most important figures of the 18th century
  • Visit the Great Essentials exhibit and see an original Declaration of Independence
  • See the President’s House Site, Declaration House, Liberty Bell and Old City Hall
Full description
Visit the birthplace of American democracy and the home of the American Revolution on this historical tour through Philadelphia. Admire the testimonies of American history in one of the most historic places in the United States.

See the famous Liberty Bell and learn all about its role in the various liberation movements such as anti-slavery movement, women’s suffrage, and the civil rights movement.

Discover Independence Hall, the birthplace of the nation. Here began discussions on political and personal freedom, and here the Declaration of Independence was adopted and the constitution was written. Admire the impressive original document yourself in the West Wing.

See the Betsy Ross House,  woman who is said to have sewn the first American flag.

During the tour you will learn a lot about the history of the United States and the city of Philadelphia as well as the colony of Pennsylvania and some of the most important historical figures of the 18th century – William Penn and Benjamin Franklin.
Includes
  • Walking tour
  • Tour guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop off via walking, or public transportation available from most central/ downtown locations
What’s Not Included
  • Optional guide gratuity
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Independence Visitors Center 6th and Market Street, Philadelphia

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• This tour takes places rain or shine
• You will walk approximately 1.5 (1 mile) kilometers over a duration of 1.5 to 2 hours

From £145.29 Per group up to 12

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Nick Cvetkovic Tours

Product ID: 61783