Walk in the footsteps of George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, Alexander Hamilton, and Benjamin Franklin (literally!) on a 75-minute guided walking tour of Philadelphia’s history and learn how thirteen British Colonies obtained independence and created a new nation on the Independence Walking Tour.
Every tour guide is a qualified teacher or historian who has earned Bow Tie Tours’ Certificate of Knowledge, ensuring that you’re getting the most authentic and accurate account of historical events on your tour—don’t be afraid to ask questions!
Learn all about Philadelphia’s most famous resident, Benjamin Franklin, ‘the first American,’ a writer, scientist, diplomat, and patriot and his many contributions to society and science.
You’ll see over 20 historical landmarks in Philadelphia on your tour, including Independence Hall, the President’s House, the Constitution Center, and the homes of Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and Betsy Ross.Know before you go: