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Distance:
0.6 Miles / 1.0 km
Type:
Loop
Difficulty:
Easy
Time to Hike:
~18 minutes
Features:
Surface Type:
Dirt
Park:
Independence National Historical Park
Town:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Directions:
301-399 Walnut St Philadelphia, PA 19106
39.947258, -75.147463
Added:
November 19, 2017
Updated:
November 27, 2017

This small loop trail at Independence National Historical Park is a short 0.6 mile loop walk through the grounds of the park in the hear of Philadelphia Pennsylvania. Along the walk are various historical sights like the first national bank of the United States, the first United States Naval office, and the first medical school by the University of Pennsylvania.

Unlike the rest of Independence National Historical Park, this loop brings you through the free section of the park. If you want to see Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, etc you'll need to pay to enter the other half of the park.

Explore 4 trails near Philadelphia, PA
  1. Parking

    39.947258, -75.147463
  2. Main Trailhead

    39.947611, -75.14881
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35 '

Total Change
10 '

Ascent
22 '

Descent

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0.6 miles / 1.0 km
Trail added
November 19, 2017
Hiked on
November 17, 2017
Updated on
November 27, 2017
0.6 miles / 1.0 km
November 18, 2017
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