In this 90-minute walking tour, you will discover how we transformed from thirteen British Colonies into a new nation. Learn about ‘the first American,’ Benjamin Franklin, and his exploits as a writer, scientist, diplomat, and patriot. Hear the stories of George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, and Alexander Hamilton, as you follow their steps – literally! – that they took. Our tours are given by qualified teachers and historians who have earned our Certificate of Knowledge, so be sure to ask questions. With this tour you will see over twenty of the most amazing historical landmarks this country has to offer, including Independence Hall, the President’s House, the Constitution Center, and the homes of Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and Betsy Ross.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Philadelphia Visitor’s Center, 6th & Market Streets
DEPARTURE TIME Tours depart at 10am, 12pm and 2pm.
RETURN TIME Approximately 90 minutes after departure.
WEAR Comfortable clothing and shoes for a walk you won’t forget!
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1 1/2 Hour Tour Walking Tour
 $20.00 per ticket, $15.00 for military, $12.00 for child.