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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have always enjoyed my visit to Independence Mall. I live close to Philadelphia and this is definitely one of my favorite places to go to. I like it because you can feel the history here. The Declaration of Independence was debated and signed here....More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank John B
Reviewed 12 September 2019

There are a lot of people visiting the place. Don't be discouraged by the line of people. It moves faster than you could think.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Jean-Claude M
Reviewed 11 September 2019

This is a pretty area that is well maintained. There are a ton of tourists though. This isn't like the National Mall in Washington D.C. though. There aren't nearly as many activities going on. It is much more like a yard, and less like a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 September 2019

Nice place to walk among the places where our nation was formed. Lovely parks, nice building, pleasant mesh of authenticity and modernity.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank GKstudio
Reviewed 14 August 2019

Fresh air, lots of space easy to get to, and lots to see and do. Or sit and relax. It's all up to you.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Jaegermeister22
Reviewed 4 August 2019

We definitely recommend stopping here if you are in the area. It is worth a stop. We found that it is best to walk everywhere in the area.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Ginas418
Reviewed 16 July 2019

What an eventful day as we arrived to find a closed sign on the door and portable tables with brochures on the front steps of the building. We were not able to trade in vouchers for a Philly Card, but were able to use the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Local-Adventures
Reviewed 12 July 2019

Any and everyone should make this a must see location when they are visiting Philadelphia. The tickets are free but they are first come, first served starting when the ticket office opens in the morning. The park rangers/tour guides are great and very informative. This...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Rob K
Reviewed 10 July 2019 via mobile

We really enjoyed our walk around the area. The historic architecture and amazing feeling that you are at a location with so much significance to our past is special thing. You can either just relax and enjoy the area or dive into the educational details...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Mje12518
Reviewed 9 July 2019

It is an amazing place to go an visit some of the historic sites of American History in Philadelphia.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from sj1991 | Reviewed this property |
I would say 1.5-2 hours should be good. If you rush and try really hard you can finish it in 45 mins - 1 hour. If I were you I would skip Mutter Museum if I run short on time.