Philadelphia Combo Tour: Hop-on Hop-off, Eastern State Penitentiary, Franklin's Footsteps

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Philadelphia Combo Tour: Hop-on Hop-off, Eastern State Penitentiary, Franklin's Footsteps

Route Duration: 8 hours

Stops on the Philadelphia Combo Tour: Hop-on Hop-off, Eastern State Penitentiary, Franklin's Footsteps:
  • Independence Visitor Center
  • Liberty Bell
  • Carpenters’ Hall
  • Christ Church
  • Betsy Ross House
  • Benjamin Franklin's Grave
  • National Constitution Center
  • Chinatown
  • Reading Terminal Market #1
  • City Hall
  • Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul
  • Barnes Foundation
  • Rodin Museum
  • Perelman Building
  • Please Touch Museum
  • Zoological Drive
  • 4231 Avenue of the...
Itinerary

Philadelphia Combo Tour: Hop-on Hop-off, Eastern State Penitentiary, Franklin's Footsteps

Route Duration: 8 hours

Stops on the Philadelphia Combo Tour: Hop-on Hop-off, Eastern State Penitentiary, Franklin's Footsteps:
  • Independence Visitor Center
  • Liberty Bell
  • Carpenters’ Hall
  • Christ Church
  • Betsy Ross House
  • Benjamin Franklin's Grave
  • National Constitution Center
  • Chinatown
  • Reading Terminal Market #1
  • City Hall
  • Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul
  • Barnes Foundation
  • Rodin Museum
  • Perelman Building
  • Please Touch Museum
  • Zoological Drive
  • 4231 Avenue of the Republic - Memorial Hall
  • 151 N Independence Mall E - United States Mint
  • Macy's
  • Philadelphia Marriott Downtown - Convention Center Marriott
  • Fairmount Park
  • The Franklin Institute
  • National Museum of American Jewish History
  • Penn's Landing
  • Liberty Bell
  • Spruce Street Harbor Park
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art - "Rocky Steps"
Attractions on the Philadelphia Combo Tour: Hop-on Hop-off, Eastern State Penitentiary, Franklin's Footsteps:

Eastern State Penitentiary / Liberty Bell Center / Independence Hall / Christ Church / Carpenters' Hall / Betsy Ross House / Christ Church Cemetery / National Constitution Center / Philadelphia Trolley Works

Operates: This tour makes frequent departures from the Northeast Corner of 5th and Market streets. Climb aboard the double decker bus at the Sightseeing Tour Kiosk at the Independence Visitor Center and enjoy Philadelphia's history, cultural attractions, dining and shopping along the route. Hop on and off at any of the 27 stops or just sit back and enjoy the ride. See the steps that Rocky climbed, enjoy an authentic cheese steak or Philadelphia soft pretzel, celebrate Ben Franklin's 309th birthday, retrace the steps of our founding fathers, visit America's first zoo, or shop along South Street. Visit the Eastern State Penitentiary which was once the most famous and expensive prison in the world. Today, it stands in ruin as a haunting world of crumbling cell blocks and empty guard towers.Known for its grand architecture and strict discipline, this was the world’s first true “penitentiary,” a prison designed to inspire penitence, or true regret, in the hearts of convicts. Its vaulted, sky-lit cells once held many of America’s most notorious criminals, including bank robber “Slick Willie” Sutton and Al Capone Learn about American history through the footsteps of Benjamin Franklin on a 75-minute walking tour. As an expert historian guide leads you around the historic district, learn interest anecdotes and historical facts. Highlights include Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell and Carpenters’ Hall - where the Continental Congress met to discuss its grievances with England. Along the way, you will see Christ Church, where Ben Franklin and our 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. Also, you’ll learn about the National Constitution Center - the historic area’s newest attraction which explores the U.S. Constitution, a worldwide symbol of freedom and justice.

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Important Details

Included
  • Franklin's Footsteps Walking Tour
  • Live commentary on board
  • Driver/guide
  • Hop-on hop-off tour
Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
Departure Point
You may start this tour at any of the stops listed.
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Return Details
You may disembark at any of the available stops.
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.