On this 75-minute walking tour, you will discover how the United States transformed from thirteen British Colonies into a new nation. Hear about “the first American”, Benjamin Franklin, and his exploits as a writer, scientist, diplomat, and patriot. Hear the stories of George Washington, John Adams, Alexander Hamilton as you follow the steps – literally! – that they took. With this tour you will see over 20 of the most amazing historical landmarks this country has to offer, including Independence Hall, the President’s House, the National Constitution Center and the homes of Benjamin Franklin, Betsy Ross and Thomas Jefferson.
10:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m.*
Tours depart from outside Independence Visitor Center.
Instructions for online purchases:
*Tours based on availablity. Please follow instructions detailed following ticket purchase.
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