Directly across from Independence Hall is the Liberty Bell…
- the lines are large
- you can’t make timed reservations
- you wait a long time
- and there’s just a Bell in there
But c’mon already. It’s the freaking Liberty Bell. Of course you have to see it.
Also the building and grounds are a vital site, as we remember that the Bell didn’t ring for:
Among others. The entrance to the Liberty Bell Center is directly over the slave quarters of the original President's House.
WHYY Arts and CultureVideo featuring ushistory.org historian
Edward Lawler, Jr.
For more information, the Philadelphia Inquirer's President's House series is fantastic.
Information courtesy of ushistory.org