Pennsylvania

Liberty Bell Center

Marvel over the historic and legendary Liberty Bell! Groups can learn about the Bell’s important role in American history, as well as fun facts about its crack inscription, and meaning. Visitors will be able to see an X-ray of the Liberty Bell, which reveals its interior brace, added in 1915. The Liberty Bell Center also offers a video presentation and exhibits focusing on the Bell’s origins and its modern day role as an international icon of freedom. Audio podcasts are also available for an in-depth understanding of its history. The Liberty Bell Center is open year-round with extended summer hours.
 
Contact Info
Address: 526 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106. Philadelphia County. Tel: 215-965-2305. Website: www.nps.gov/inde/liberty-bell-center.htm. Hrs: Daily 9AM-5PM.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 30 minutes. Cost: Free. 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies.