Uncover Philly's Shadows: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 10 km
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Duration 2h
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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Unlock eerie pasts with the In-App Audio Tour
  • Feel the whispers of history at Independence Hall
  • Discover Benjamin Franklin's spooky side
  • See the Liberty Bell's silent testimony
  • Imagine the lives within Elfreth's Alley
Delve into the darker side of Philadelphia's past with this Self-Guided Audio Tour, crafted for those with a curiosity for the city's grim and eerie history. As you navigate the streets, the tales of colonial days come to life, revealing secrets of death, disease, and mystery that lurk behind the historic facades. This journey is perfect for history buffs and adventure seekers looking to explore the spine-chilling tales that traditional tours don't tell. The route winds through the heart of historic Philadelphia, beginning at the famed Independence Hall and concluding at the Tomb of the Unknown Revolutionary War Soldier. Along the way, you'll encounter the silent Liberty Bell, the grave discussions of Congress Hall, the serious courtrooms of Old City Hall, and Benjamin Franklin's mysterious residence. From the sorrowful stories of Elfreth's Alley and Betsy Ross House to the confining walls of Eastern State Penitentiary and the mourning grounds of Old Pine Street Church, each point on this tour has been selected for its haunting resonance. As you follow the audio guide, you'll stand where revolutionaries whispered fiercely about freedom and where the unknown soldiers rest eternally. The resonating silence of the Liberty Bell will contrast sharply with the tales of those who heard its ring centuries ago. Prepare to be drawn into a Philadelphia that's shadowed by its chilling tales and unsolved mysteries from an age long past.

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
Independence Hall
Independence Hall, 520 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130, USA
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