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Attraction Name Price Neighborhood
The President’s House: Freedom and Slavery in the Making of a New Nation

Commemorating the lives of nine enslaved Africans at the nation’s first executive mansion

600 Market Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City
The Liberty 360 3-D Show
at the PECO Theater

Let history surround you in this revolutionary, new 3-D show

600 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park
National Constitution Center

The world’s only museum dedicated to the U.S. Constitution

525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park
Audacious Freedom

African Americans in Philadelphia 1776 – 1876

701 Arch Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia
Lights of Liberty

Coming Soon: Sound and light show reliving America’s Revolution

Historic Philadelphia Center
6th and Chestnut Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City
The Liberty Bell Center

Dramatic new home of the internationally known symbol of freedom

526 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Old City
The Bourse

A historic building on Independence Mall with a food court and specialty shops

21 S. 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

$ Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park
Fireman’s Hall

The history of firefighting in an old firehouse

147 N. 2nd Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Old City
Independence Hall

Birthplace of both the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution

520 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Old City
Starman in the Ancient Garden

1990 by Brower Hatcher

9th and Walnut Streets Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Washington Square West
Merchant’s Exchange

William Strickland (1832-1833)

143 South 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Old City
Mechanics’ National Bank

Philadelphia’s first bank for the working and artist classes

22 S. 3rd Street Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Old City
Once Upon a Nation History that speaks to you

6th and Race Streets (Locations vary for each attraction) Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park
New Hall Military Museum

A history of America’s early aversion to, but respect for, military entanglements

320 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic Philadelphia, Old City
The Germantown Historical Society

A historical welcome into Philadelphia’s oldest neighborhood

5501 Germantown Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19144

Neighborhoods: North West, Germantown
Independence After Hours

A sneak peek at Philadelphia’s history after hours

3rd and Chestnut Streets
Independence Living History Center
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park
Cliveden

The suburban scene of a bloody revolutionary battle

6401 Germantown Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19144

Neighborhoods: North West, Germantown
The Powel House

A luxurious mid-Georgian 18th-century mansion

244 S. 3rd Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Society Hill
The Physick House

The 18th century mansion of the “Father of American Surgery”

321 S. 4th Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Society Hill
The Philadelphia Contributionship

A compelling collection of firefighting and fire insurance memorabilia

212 S. Fourth Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Society Hill
Thaddeus Kosciuszko National Memorial

Philadelphia residence of the Revolutionary War’s Polish military engineer

301 Pine Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Society Hill
Saint Peter’s Episcopal Church

Active parish rich with the history of early Philadelphia life

3rd and Pine Streets Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Society Hill
Saint George’s Methodist Church

Oldest continuously used Methodist church building in America

235 N. 4th Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City
Old St. Mary’s Catholic Church

Philadelphia’s first Catholic Cathedral from 1810 to 1837

252 S. 4th St. Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park
Old Pine Street (Third, Scots and Mariners) Presbyterian Church

The oldest Presbyterian church building in Philadelphia

412 Pine Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Society Hill
Mikveh Israel Congregation and Cemetery

Oldest Jewish congregation in Pennsylvania

44 N. Fourth Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City
Arden Theatre Company

The greatest stories from the greatest storytellers

40 N. 2nd St.
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Old City
The Constitutional Walking Tour of Philadelphia

A walk through the birthplace of our nation

Tours meet outside the National Constitution Center 525 Arch St. Philadelphia, PA

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park
Old St. Joseph’s Catholic Church

Active parish where Catholicism took root and flourished in early Philadelphia

321 Willings Alley Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Independence National Historical Park
Dolley Todd (Madison) House

Home of the woman who would become First Lady

4th and Walnut Streets (Northeast corner) Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Old City
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