Philadelphia Historical Walking Tour


Free cancellation

A full refund will apply if you cancel more than a day before the activity start time.

Duration2 hours
Guide LanguageEnglish
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Step back in time and learn about Philadelphia’s rich history as you walk through the Old City and Independence Park. Walk along the cobblestone streets and see several points of interest including the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, and the Betsy Ross House. Your guide sheds light on the history of America’s historic capital as well as the women, people of color, indigenous groups, and LGBTQ individuals who helped shape the nation.


Get a comprehensive overview of Philadelphia
Walk down the oldest continuously lived street in the US
Get insider tips about the city from your guide
See a UNESCO World Heritage Site—Independence Hall


Hear about William Penn's vision for Philadelphia and our forgotten female founder, Hannah Callowhill Penn.
Hear our take on the Liberty Bell and what makes is such an iconic symbol in America.
Learn about the Controversy of the President's House and hear about Ona Judge's escape from George Washington.
The oldest continuously lived in street in America!
Hear about the women that have formed Philadelphia
Hear about William Penn's relationship with the local Indigenous community: the Lenape.


Local guide

Additional Information

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Service animals allowed
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness

Guide Languages

  • English

Cancellation Policy

  • A full refund will apply if you cancel more than a day before the activity start time.

  • No refund is possible if you cancel less than a day before the activity start time.