Robert Frost could have used a local guide when he decided to take the road less traveled by, as he discovered only too late that it was patrolled by feral park rangers. Learn how a tour guide makes all the difference with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $19 for a two-hour History in HD walking tour for two (a $38 value)
- $35 for the above walking tour for four (a $76 value)
Walking tours convene at 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. at the Independence Visitor Center at Sixth and Market Streets at the back of the building. Informative guides lead up to 12 customers around the Historic District, where they’ll see iconic sights that include Independence Hall, the National Constitution Center, and the Liberty Bell. Tourists will also see landmarks such as the Betsy Ross House, the Old City Hall, and the Second Bank of the U.S. Tours conclude at the Triumph Brewing Company at Second and Chestnut Streets, where patrons can enjoy a local beer or other beverage. Tours often reach full capacity, so booking early is recommended.
Philadelphia Urban Adventures
Knowledgeable, friendly locals enlighten visitors on their city's rich history, art, culture, and dining scene during Philadelphia Urban Adventures' informative walking excursions. Following a philosophy of responsible travel—which aims to support local businesses whenever possible—the guides steer sightseers through intriguing neighborhoods and districts such as Center City, the 9th Street Italian Market, and the campuses of Drexel University and the University of Pennsylvania. Along the way, they make pit stops at local pubs, cafés, galleries, and food trucks, working to cultivate an authentic experience for all guests. They also dispense helpful tips, such as how to talk to locals and where to find good views of cheesesteaks in their natural habitat.
Center City East
1 N Independence Mall W
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106