Independence Hall

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Independence Hall information

Location
Philadelphia , USA
Address
Chestnut St, btwn 5th & 6th Sts
Telephone
+1 215 597 8974
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Independence Hall is the 'birthplace of American government,' where delegates from the 13 colonies met to approve the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. An excellent example of Georgian architecture, it sports understated lines that reveal Philadelphia's Quaker heritage.