Franklin Footsteps Walking Tour:


Walk in the footsteps of Benjamin Franklin and other Colonial Philadelphians who forged a nation. Walk along Philadelphia’s oldest streets and alleys and discover where the United States was born. The Franklin Footsteps Colonial Walking Tour is led by a professional guide in colonial dress and will take you past the Betsy Ross House, where the first US flag was made, Christ Church, where 7 signers of the Declaration of Independence worshipped, Christ Church Burial Ground, the final resting place of Benjamin Franklin, Elfreth’s Alley, a picturesque alley lined with 32 original colonial era homes, Franklin Court, the site of Benjamin Franklin’s home, Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence & US Constitution were signed, and the Liberty Bell, an enduring symbol of independence & freedom.

Please note this is an outside walking tour & does not include entry into historic buildings.

 Franklin’s Footsteps tours are offered Saturday & Sunday at:

                                   11:00 am

                                     1:00 pm  

                                     3:00 pm

Masks & Physical Distancing required.

Tours depart from NE corner of 6th & Market Streets at the Independence Visitor's Center. Meet your guide next to the main desk.

 Pricing: Adult: $19.00

                Senior: $17.00    

                Children (4-12) $12.00

Private Group Tours are also available. Call 215 389-8687 for more information.