SN: 111759 - 2019 / Y1278

East

Year Round Walk

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District Hotel

From Tue, Jan 1st to Tue, Dec 31st

Special programs

Bridges - Spanning the USA

Food For Thought

Ice Cream Parlors

Make a Wish at a Water Fountain

National Parks Centennial Challenge

Points of Reference

Take a Walk In a City Park

Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails

Underground Railroad

United States Post Offices

Vice Presidential Walks

Walk the USA - Street by Street

Walking America's Ports of Call

Walking the Path of Inventions

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

Daily, dawn to dusk. The walk goes through the historic and waterfront areas of Phila. See where the Declaration of Independence was signed by patriots of a very new government. You will pass by the house where Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence as well as Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell and Betsy Ross house. Walk along the Delaware River waterfront, and through the Italian Marketplace.

Distance: 11K/6K, Rating: 1A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Hard

Comments

None provided

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start box

4th and Arch St. PA 19106 (215-923-8660). Located near the U.S. Mint and Independence Hall. From I-95 take Exit 22 onto Callowhill St., then Left on 4th St four blocks to hotel. From PA Turnpike take Exit 326 (I-76E to I-676E). Exit at 8th St, then Right to 1st light (Race St), Left to 4th St, then Right on 4th to hotel. From NJ Turnpike take Exit 4 Rt (73N to 38W). 38W to 30W to Benjamin Franklin Bridge. Cross bridge and take 1st right around a sharp "U" turn to 4th St. Right on 4th for 2.5 blocks to hotel. There is a charge for parking. Free parking is available on Sundays on certain streets.

Liberty Bell Wanderers

Event website: www.libertybellwanderers.net

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