Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 hours (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
Offered in: English


Philadelphia is the birthplace of American democracy — and rich in American history. Discover the historic sights in Philadelphia on this guided, 3-hour, small-group walking tour. See where the Liberty Bell originally stood at Independence Hall. Visit Powel House, a brick mansion named after the city’s first mayor and often visited by George Washington, John Adams and Benjamin Franklin, among others. Stop at St. Peter’s, a historic Episcopal church where the nation’s Founding Fathers worshipped.
  • Historical walking tour of Philadelphia’s colonial sites
  • Learn about William Penn, the founder of Philadelphia
  • Visit Powel house, a historic mansion that entertained guests like John Adams and Benjamin Franklin
  • See where the Founding Fathers worshiped at St Peter’s Church
  • Discover where the Liberty Bell originally stood at Independence Hall
  • Hear what events set the stage for the American Revolution and the Declaration of Independence
  • Small-group tour limited to six people ensures a more personalized experience


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, Jan 2018

Fantastic. The tour guide was absolutely amazing, and knew everything there is to know about colonial-era Philadelphia.

, Jun 2017

This was a great tour! Our guide explained and showed us what Philadelphia looked like and compared it to what we saw today. Lots of history facts that you just could not see on your own! I have back issues but the guide was very willing to slow down, stop, and let me rest while she told of the rich history of the city! Worth the price!

, Oct 2016

My family had an absolutely wonderful time with our guide, David!!
For a little over three hours, David provided great insight into our founding fathers, and the city of
Philadelphia. We learned so much and saw so much. I would highly recommend this tour as it is designed to provide a first hand look at our history in a small group setting filled with opportunity to ask questions and learn about our founding fathers. FANTASTIC

, Jul 2016

Very informative and Tim was excellent guide

, Jun 2016

Joella was a great guide..had lots of interesting tidbits to share!!

, Jun 2015

Justina is an excellent tour guide, very knowledgeable about the city's history, etc.

, Feb 2013

Jennifer was excellent - knowledgable and willing to adjust tour to reflect our interests. We enjoyed the experience very much.

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