Private tour of historic Philadelphia: Where the USA began

Private tour of historic Philadelphia: Where the USA began

The United States of America started here. But you knew that. That’s why you’re coming to Philadelphia, right? We will visit the sites and sights that made America’s independence real. We will see the Liberty Bell, a gift from France; Carpenter’s Hall, the oldest trade guild in the country; the President’s House Memorial Site, which served as the “White House” from 1790 to 1800 while Philadelphia was the U. S. capital. We'll enter the church where most of the signers of the Declaration of Independence worshiped, a beautiful sanctuary still in constant use.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Independence Hall, Chestnut Street between 5th and 6th Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106

See the building where Americans decided on independence from Great Britain.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: The President's House, 6th and Market Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106

See where George Washington lived -- and the underground space where he kept his seven slaves.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Elfreth's Alley, 126 Elfreths Aly, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2006

This is the oldest, continually occupied residential street in the nation. Imagine living in such tiny quarters, so close to neighbors. Breathe in the fresh air of early Colonial and post-Colonial America.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Christ Church, 20 N American St On 2nd, Above Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106-4592

See the church where most of the signers of the Declaration of Independence went to pray. See the oldest thing in constant use in this country. (Some museum pieces are older, but they are not in use.) Donations appreciated.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: The Curtis Center, 601 Walnut St # 45, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3323

See the astounding 15-foot-by-49-foot mosaic of more than 100,000 pieces of Tiffany glass, designed by local artist Maxfield Parrish. Commissioned by Cyrus Curtis, publisher of the Saturday Evening Post. Not open weekends or holidays.

Duration: 10 minutes

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"
"Wheelchair accessible"
"Stroller accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"Surfaces are wheelchair accessible"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"

Hora de Inicio: 10:00 AM
Duración: 2 To 4 Hours
Lugar de comienzo: 1: City Hall Station, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
2: Independence Visitor Center, 599 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA

Traveler pickup is offered
We can meet at any hotel in Center City Philadelphia.

Cancelaciones y devoluciones: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


  • All my time, energy and passion about my native city. Stories and tales, almost all true.

No Incluye

  • Lunch - All food and drink are at your expense.
  • Entry/Admission - Independence Hall


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