Uncover Liberty to Lockup: A Philly Prison In-App Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 867m
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Duration 20m
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After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
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Tour preview

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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Start your Self-Guided Audio Tour at the iconic Liberty Bell
  • Feel the weight of history at the President's House
  • Discover the story of Hercules, Washington's slave, at the memorial
  • See the cradle of gay rights with the blue plaque
  • Inspect tales of women's medicine at the knee-height plaque
Dive into the rich tapestry of Philadelphia's history with this captivating audio tour. Designed for curious minds, it juxtaposes the city's landmarks of freedom against the backdrop of its correctional system, unfolding stories of liberty, human rights, and inclusivity. This journey is perfect for history buffs and cultural enthusiasts aiming to gain a deeper understanding of America's roots of freedom and the complexities of its past. The tour kicks off at the iconic Liberty Bell, winds through pivotal sites like the Washington House Monument, and concludes at the imposing Federal Detention Center. Travelers journey on foot, experiencing the city's transformations from the birthplace of independence to a modern landscape marked by its multifaceted history. Along the way, hidden gems and poignant reminders of past struggles and triumphs await, grounded in evidence and visual cues—like plaques and unique sculptures. As explorers make their way from 5th and Chestnut to the final stop, they'll uncover layers of Philadelphia's identity, offering moments of reflection on the nation's pursuit of freedom. By the tour's end, memorable moments will have been etched into the narrative of your own personal history, from ringing the notes of freedom's bell to standing in the silent testimony of past incarcerations, all embraced by the spirit of Philadelphia.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Liberty Starting Bell
Federal Detention Center

Attractions on the route

Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at support@wegotrip.com.
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