In accordance with new “Safer at Home” restrictions issued by the City of Philadelphia as part of a broad-based effort to curb community spread of COVID-19, all Independence National Historical Park indoor sites, including Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell Center, and the Independence Visitor Center are temporarily closed through January 1, 2021.
During the closure, the Philadelphia Visitor Center Corporation will continue to offer visitor information services and respond to visitor inquiries through its toll-free phone service, available seven days per week, from 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. at (800) 537-7676. The IVCC will also continue to engage with visitors online by providing digital content and virtual access to
Philadelphia’s attractions, museums, and historic sites for visitors to enjoy while planning for an in-person visit in the future. PHLvisitorcenter.com/VisitFromHome
Amenities located inside the Philadelphia Visitor Center are also closed but offer online services. Shop and support the PVCC by purchasing Philadelphia-themed souvenirs and locally-made products at the Independence Gift Shop’s online store: giftshop.phlvisitorcenter.com. Start planning your 2021 special event or wedding by contacting The Liberty View Meeting and Event Space.
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the IVCC has been fully dedicated to ensuring the health and safety of employees, guests, and visitors as its top priority. These efforts are recognized by the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC), and the Independence Visitor Center is the only visitor center in the world to achieve (GBAC) STAR™ accreditation for implementing the most stringent protocols for cleaning, disinfection, and infectious disease prevention. The IVCC looks forward to safely reopening in the new year.