Independence Mall is a three-block section of Independence National Historical Park (INHP) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It lies directly north of Independence Hall, and is bounded by Chestnut, Race, 5th and 6th Streets. The south block is called the First Block, the middle block is called the Second Block, and the north block is called the Third Block.For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Philadelphia holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Independence Mall and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
Buildings and structures on the Mall include the National Constitution Center (3rd block); the Independence Visitor Center and the Free Quaker Meetinghouse (2nd Block); and the President's House Memorial and the Liberty Bell Center (1st Block). A multi-level underground parking garage lies beneath much of the Second Block, and a small open-air café opened on the east side of the block in 2008. Public restrooms and the "Peoples' Plaza" (First Amendment Area) are located on the First Block.
Buildings surrounding the Mall include Congress Hall, Independence Hall, and Old City Hall to the south; the Philadelphia Bourse, the National Museum of American Jewish History, Christ Church Burial Ground, and the Philadelphia Mint to the east; the approach to the Benjamin Franklin Bridge to the north; and WHYY-TV, the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, the James A. Byrne Federal Courthouse, and the Rohm & Haas Building to the west.
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Independence Mall Reviews
Este es el lugar donde nació USA. Sin duda, es un pedazo de historia de la humanidad. Hay que visitarlo. Estuvimos en Diciembre 2017 more »This is the place where the USA was born. It's definitely a piece of human history. We have to visit him. We were in December 2017
After your tour we walked around the independence mall in the rain. Nice area friendly staff to guide us. more »
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