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.
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.
Play, Explore, Look, and Learn...all at Independence National Historical Park. There is something to engage, entertain and challenge every family.
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?
From 1790 to 1800 Philadelphia was the Capital of the United States. During that time, city, county, and state government offices were all on the same block of Chestnut Street, between 5th and 6th.