Information & Facts
The Independence Visitor Centre is located at the junction
of 6th and Market Streets
A ticket, provided free of charge at the Independence
Visitor Centre, is required for admittance. Tickets are distributed
on a first-come, first-served basis
English is the most common language but Spanish is often
spoken in south-western states.
The US Dollar (USD) is the unit of currency and is divided into
100 cents. Only major banks exchange foreign currency. ATMs are
widespread and credit cards and travellers cheques are widely
accepted. Travellers cheques should be taken in US Dollars to avoid
hassles. Banking hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm.
Independence Visitor Centre: open daily from 8.30am
to 6pm; Liberty Bell Centre: open daily from 9am to