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Free Tours by Foot

20 N 3rd St Ste 201, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2118
+1 267-712-9512
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Fantastic Tour!

Such a fun and informative tour. The 2.5 hours flew by. Joseph was filled with tons of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pattilaugh
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Wakefield, Massachusetts
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Great stroll in Philadelphia's Italian Market

Our family of 4 spent Mothers Day 2017 taking the Free Tours by Foot guided food tour of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ken F
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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20 N 3rd St Ste 201, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2118
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+1 267-712-9512

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a fun and informative tour. The 2.5 hours flew by. Joseph was filled with tons of Revolutionary knowledge. His anecdotal stories, historical facts and sense of humor make him a wonderful tour guide. He includes some interesting facts about the women during the Revolutionary...More

Thank pattilaugh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of 4 spent Mothers Day 2017 taking the Free Tours by Foot guided food tour of the Italian Market in South Philly and it was fab! Jenn, our guide, was local and knowledgeable about the neighborhood - and especially about the eats! We...More

Thank Ken F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the 10:30am walk of independence mall with Joseph and it was great. He told you lots of interesting stories not just about Philadelphia but the revolution in general and not only could Joe talk about Philadelphia's history all day he made it so...More

Thank Jason F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I hadn't even seen the rave reviews here before I did this tour with my dad, and we both LOVED it. We did the 2.5 hour independence tour. Joseph was super knowledgeable to the point of hilarity, and he told us really funny historical stories...More

Thank Yardena S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the new "The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly" tour. Our tour guide, Joseph, was great! We learned the eccentric and sometimes dark histories behind the people and places around Logan Square. Joseph was very informative and witty, and he provided time...More

Thank spirona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Joe was a very knowledgeable tour guide and gave great suggestions for other activities around the city.

Thank Jessica K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Joseph made it possible to enjoy the tour very much by adding fun facts and inspiring little known stories about the city. The tour could've been much much longer but he's doing his best to keep it as brief as possible. He can talk hours...More

Thank neuroniu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took the Independence Mall Tour at 10:30am and had a really great time! This was my first time visiting Philly and I wanted to see all the historic places downtown. This tour brought me to all those places while teaching me interesting facts about...More

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took 2 tours with this company...Real Philly and Independence Mall. The foundations of Philadelphia and all of the USA are rooted in the neighbourhood of Old City which includes the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, both of which form part of Independence National Historical Park....More

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Joe was my guide at "Independence Mall Tour Philly 10:30am (2.5 hours)". He was just amazing! He knows a lot of interesting details of the history... And he was able to talk about taxes in an incredibly interesting way! I super recommend this walking tour!

Thank Aline T
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JorgieLaPlata
hello coulkd you tell me which is the name of the group??? I want to do in may. Thank you
15 April 2017|
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Response from Brian C | Reviewed this property |
It is called the Free Tours on Foot "Independence Hall tour" It was fabulous and we learned all about the history of our nation along with the history of Philadelphia.
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fcmeaux
How much money do participants normally give the tour guide?
8 October 2016|
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Response from Greg B | Reviewed this property |
We had private tours with the company and were very pleased! Our two-three hour private tours were a little over $200. Well worth it! Some in our group also tipped the guides.
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Jstouffer
Can we get a private tour at 2 or 3 pm today of south Philadelphia. Murals. Mosaics ?
22 May 2016|
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Response from Debbie W | Reviewed this property |
You would have to contact the firm. The mosaics and murals are included in the real Philly tour. Look in the free by foot schedule to see when the tour is running. The tour is 4.5 hours long and is very interesting.
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