Independence Hall Tickets

Color photo showing Windsor chairs grouped around desks covered by green cloths, all facing a large desk and chair in the front of the room.
See the Assembly Room on your tour of Independence Hall.  Entrance is by tour only.  Timed entry tickets are required from March through December 2022.

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Admission to Independence Hall is by tour only. Timed entry tickets are required on winter holiday weekends (January 1, January 14-16, February 18-20) and March through December, from 9am to 5pm. These tickets eliminate the long wait for Independence Hall tours and give you more time to see the other historic sites in the area.

No tickets are required in January and February (except holiday weekends), or after 5pm during summer hours.

 

How to Obtain Independence Hall Tickets

Reserve tickets ($1.00 per ticket) on recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777 from 10AM to 12 Midnight.

Reserve Tickets Through May 2023
Currently, tickets may be reserved for tours between 9AM and 4:40PM on holiday weekends in January/February, and from March thru May.

  • To reserve tickets, call 1-877-444-6777 from 10AM to 12 Midnight or you can use the Recreation.gov website. Up to 10 tickets can be reserved on each account.
  • Most tickets are available in advance. Additional "next day" tickets will be released at 5PM the day before for tours the next day. Tickets for the next day will be available at Recreation.gov on a first come, first served basis.
  • Any tickets not booked will be available up until the time of the tour.
  • Arrive 30 minutes before your tour time to go through screening
  • Present a printed copy of the ticket(s) or display the ticket(s) on your mobile device at the entrance to Independence Hall
  • There are sixty (60) tickets for each tour.
While tickets to Independence Hall are free, the administrative fee is $1.00 per ticket. The Interagency passes do not cover this fee. There are no refunds under any circumstances. All ticket reservations and fees for Independence Hall are final. If you cannot make your tour time or date, please contact https://recreation.gov or call 1-877-444-6777.
 

Teachers/Educators

Need help obtaining Independence Hall tickets for your school group or other non-profit education group? Please contact Independence Hall Education Tickets with the following information:

  • Name of Contact
  • Name of School or Educational Institution
  • Number of Students
  • Number of Chaperones
  • Requested Date or Date Range
  • Requested Tour Time or Time Range (am/pm)
  • Email Address
  • Ten Digit Telephone Number

Requests must be submitted at least two weeks in advance. Last minute requests are difficult to accommodate due to limitations on tour capacities. Our team will respond to your request within 48 hours. If you do not see a reply, please check your spam folder.

Please note, individual reservations or commercial tour operators must reserve tickets through recreation.gov.

Last updated: January 16, 2023

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