Franklin Footsteps Walking Tour Departs from 6th & Market Streets
Highlights include Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell and Carpenters’ Hall — where the Continental Congress met to discuss its grievances with England.
Along the way, you will see Christ Church, where Ben Franklin and our Founding Fathers worshiped, the Betsy Ross House, where the first flag was made, and the Christ Church Burial Ground, the final resting place of Ben Franklin and many historic leaders. Also, you’ll learn about the National Constitution Center — the historic area’s newest attraction which explores the U.S. Constitution, a worldwide symbol of freedom and justice.
Tours depart from the Sightseeing Tour Kiosk at the Independence Visitor Center.
Current tour schedule: Saturdays and Sundays at 11, 1, and 3
Private tours are available all year round by booking through our office at 215-389-8687
Each tour lasts approximately 75 minutes. The tours are available November through April, weather permitting, and daily May through October. Please call (215) 389-TOUR for specific times.