Guided tour

Philadelphia: Franklin Footsteps Historic Walking Tour

Philadelphia: Franklin Footsteps Historic Walking Tour

From US$ 19 per person

This guided walking tour retraces the footsteps of Benjamin Franklin and his fellow patriots during the founding of the nation. This guided sightseeing tour provides an up close glimpse at colonial Philadelphia's historic past.

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Duration 75 minutes
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Wheelchair accessible


  • Visit Ben Franklins Final Resting Place
  • See Betsy Ross House
  • Explore Christ Church
  • Visit the National Constitution Center
Full description
Along the way, you will see Christ Church, where Ben Franklin and the Founding Fathers worshiped, the Betsy Ross House, where the first flag was made, and the Christ Church Burial Ground, the final resting place of Ben Franklin and many historic leaders. You’ll also learn about the National Constitution Center — one of the historic area’s most popular attractions which explores the U.S. Constitution, a worldwide symbol of freedom and justice.
  • Personal Guide in period attire
    Covid-19 precautions
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Meeting point

    Tours depart from the Sightseeing Tour Kiosk inside the Independence Visitor Center, located at 6th and Market Streets.

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    5 /5

    based on 15 reviews

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    Wonderful, informative, and you can get your steps in.

    September 21, 2021

    Our tour guide, Bill, was excellent. He knew alot of history, encouraged questions--was amazing.

    August 9, 2021

    Clark was a great guide and did a fabulous job telling the history of Philadelphia! our family throughly enjoyed the tour!

    June 12, 2021

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    Product ID: 59880