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Founding Fathers Tour of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, United States
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2 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

Experience the best of US history with a modern twist on this small-group tour of Philadelphia. See where the Founding Fathers signed the Declaration of Independence, take a photo of the Liberty Bell, visit where past presidents like George Washington lived, and learn about William Penn, Pennsylvania's founder. You’ll discover the lively neighborhood culture of Old City as you pass art galleries and cafes, and top off your outing with a surprise treat at a local establishment. Numbers are limited to 12 for a personalized experience with an informative guide.

What's Included

  • Local English-speaking guide
  • A surprise local treat.
  • Admission to various historic buildings
  • Entry/Admission - Christ Church
  • Gratuities
  • Souvenirs or personal shopping
  • Additional food and drink
  • Entry/Admission - Betsy Ross House
  • Entry/Admission - Independence National Historical Park

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Betsy Ross House, 239 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1999

Outside, get a glimpse of the Betsy Ross House and hear stories from your guide about the birth of the American flag.

Duration: 5 minutes

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

From here, weave through the charming back alleys of Old City and walk down Elfreth's Alley, one of the country’s oldest continuously occupied residential streets. In this

The Location

Where To Go

101 S Independence Mall E, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA


Philadelphia, United States

Return details

Philadelphia, PA, USA


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Written Reviews (24)

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Nina was a very good...

Jonathan N | Oct 2021

Nina was a very good guide who clearly LOVES her city. Philly is a very underrated city to visit, and this is a great way to spend a few hours learning about America's beginnings.

The Liberty Bell, Benjamin Franklin,...

Evelyn | Sep 2021

The Liberty Bell, Benjamin Franklin, Betsy Ross, Independence Hall, and Holy Trinity Church were awesome, history at it finest. Our tour guide was informational, kind and patient. Our grandsons loved him. They asked many questions and even held

Very informative and personal tour....

John S | Sep 2021

Very informative and personal tour. Would highly recommend. Rick was great. Enjoyed the background stories of the founding of our nation.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Weather-appropriate clothing and comfortable shoes are recommended
  • Entrance into buildings/sites are on a time and queue permitting basis
  • This is a child-friendly tour. Children between the ages of 6 and 11 inclusively are permitted on this tour at the rate listed above. Please select ‘child’ above when booking. Children under the age of 6 are permitted to join this tour free of charge. Please inform us at the time of booking if you’ll be bringing a child under the age of 6.
  • This tour does not go inside Christ Church on the 5:30 pm departure. We will view it from the outside

Cancellation Policy

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


Founding Fathers Tour of Philadelphia

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