Declaration House

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Location:

Old City/Historic District


7th and Market Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19106
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p: (215) 965-2305
f: (215) 597-0042
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Description

Attractions - Historic Homes and Buildings

As a delegate to the Second Continental Congress in 1776, Thomas Jefferson rented two rooms in this house where he proceeded to draft the Declaration of Independence. The reconstruction of this building dates from 1975.

This site is currently closed to visitors. Please check www.nps.gov/inde for additional information.

Distance from Independence Visitor Center: 0.10 miles
Distance from Sister Cities Visitor Center: 1.00 miles
Distance from Pennsylvania Convention Center: 0.42 miles


As a delegate to the Second Continental Congress in 1776, Thomas Jefferson rented two rooms in this house where he proceeded to draft the Declaration of Independence. The reconstruction of this building dates from 1975.

This site is currently closed to visitors. Please check www.nps.gov/inde for additional information.


General

Facility Amenities:
Accessible by Public Transit, Bus Parking, Non Smoking, Comp for Guides
Facility Information:
Family Friendly, Student Friendly
Group Information:
Group Friendly

Attraction

Facility Amenities:
Free Admission

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