Guided Tours

Guided Tours

Explore the Museum with an expert!  Take a guided tour and enhance your experience with additional insight into the artifacts and exhibits, behind-the-scenes details of the Museum’s creation, and opportunities to dig deeper into the stories behind objects on display.

Early Access Guided Tour – Core Exhibition

Offered every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday at 9:00 am 
$50 non-members, $35 members

This 60-minute guided tour offers visitors an exclusive opportunity to see the Museum's exhibits before we open.  Limited to 15 people, these early access tours are great for members and first time visitors alike! 

Book online or at the Museum.  Space is limited to 15 people. 

Audio Tours - NEW!

Tours are $3 for members, $4 groups, and $5 for general public with regular admission
Available at the Front Desk

Take our new audio tour of the Museum’s core exhibition narrated by the Museum’s Vice President for Collections, Exhibitions and Programming Dr. R. Scott Stephenson, and featuring the “voices” of Phillis Wheatley, the first published African American female poet, and Baroness Frederika von Riedesel, who aided the wounded and journaled about her experience.

Walking Tour: A Revolutionary Neighborhood - Book Now

Starting June 19
Offered Tuesdays and Thursdays 
4:00 - 5:00 pm
Price of admission, plus $12

Join a Museum educator for a 60-minute walking tour of historic Philadelphia with stops at City Tavern, Carpenters’ Hall, Independence Hall, and Franklin Court. *Please note, this tour does not include admission to any of the stops listed.

Family Highlights Tour - Book Now

Starting June 20
Offered Wednesdays and Fridays 
10:00 - 11:00 am
$29 adults, $19 youth

The Family Highlights Tour is an all-ages experience that offers an immersive and thought-provoking guide through the galleries. This tour is designed with family-friendly questions and activities at each stop, providing a unique opportunity for children and their adults to engage with the exhibitions.