Independence NHP Special Programs
Welcome to Independence National Historical Park
Experience, Discover, Wonder, Explore... Whatever you interests, whatever your age, you're in the right place! Our park rangers and partners have prepared a wide variety of of programs and activities to help you and your family have a great experience.
Play, Explore, Look, and Learn...all at Independence National Historical Park. There is something to engage, entertain and challenge every family.
Are you looking to delve deeper into the history of the birth of the United States and the stories of the founders? Find out more on one of our many ranger-led programs at Independence National Historical Park.
Check out events and programs at Independence National Historical Park especially designed by our park rangers to commemorate, celebrate, and discover important episodes in the history of the United States of America. You may be surprised at how much of what happened in American history can be traced right back to events that took place inside Independence Hall.
Courtesy Historic Philadelphia, Inc.
Independence National Historical Park is pleased to present a wide variety of offerings from our park partners, Historic Philadelphia, Inc. and the National Constitution Center. Celebrate and rediscover the Constitution of the United States, or get close and personal with some of the founders. You may even get to "sneak" into Independence Hall after dark!
Did You Know?
In the summer of 1793 “ten thousand people in the streets of Philadelphia … threatened to drag Washington out of his house, and effect a Revolution in Government” but an outbreak of yellow fever dispersed the mob and saved the national government. (J Adams to T Jefferson, June 30, 1813)