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Philadelphia Horse Drawn Carriage Tour

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    Discover Philadelphia's history and famous attractions on board a horse-drawn carriage. Departing from the carriage stand at 5th and Chestnut Streets across from Independence Hall in downtown Philly, travel back in time on a historical ride through the city. The guide will share stories behind every passing landmark location, including Independence National Historical Park, the Liberty Bell, and Independence Hall. 

    Visit the Society Hill neighborhood, with the largest collection of original 18th- and early 19th-century residential architecture of any location in the United States; and Old St. Joseph's Church, the first Roman Catholic church ever built in Philadelphia.

    In Old City, see the famed Betsy Ross House, where it is believed the seamstress and flag maker lived when she created the first American Flag; famous Elfreth Alley, the oldest residential street in the US; plus the Philadelphia Mint (aka the United States Mint at Philadelphia), Benjamin Franklin’s grave at Christ Church Burial Ground, the nonpartisan National Constitution Center and much more.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    South 5th Street & Chestnut Street, S 5th St & Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    Departure Time
    Daytime Tours:
    Monday-Friday, 9:30am to 3:30pm
    Saturday-Sunday, 9:30am to 6:30pm

    Evenings Tours:
    Nightly, 6:30pm to 9:00pm
    Duration
    1h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Follow in the footsteps of a nation's forefathers on this guided horse-drawn carriage tour
    • Hear a plethora of stories and commentary on the historical significance of each Philly key site
    • See the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, the Betsy Ross House, and much more
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, an alternative date or full refund will be offered
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We had a great time on our ride through the historic section of “Old City” Philadelphia. . . We easily jumped on the horse-drawn carriage right next to the liberty bell and Independence hall and we were off! My wife and I personally loved all of the history and insight into the
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    Response from Pamela_McMahon, Manager at Philadelphia Horse Drawn Carriage Tour
    Responded 14 Jul 2019
    Hello Mikecarroll1, Thank you for choosing Philadelphia Trolley Works & 76 Carriage Company. I am pleased you enjoyed your horse and carriage ride through Old City. The horse & carriage ride is a relaxing way to see & learn about the historic sites. Carol is a very experienced and knowledgeable driver & guide, thank you for mentioning her, and for recommending 76 Carriage Company.
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    I had family from England visiting and they wanted to see Philadelphia. We wanted to see several areas and decided a horse drawn carriage would be a great way to go. Bill was our guide and he was an encyclopedia for Philadelphia!! We throughly enjoyed our time with him and his
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    Response from Pamela M, Manager at Philadelphia Horse Drawn Carriage Tour
    Responded 03 Oct 2018
    Hello Jamie_Catherine, Thank you for choosing Philadelphia Trolley Works & 76 Carriage Co. I am pleased you and your family enjoyed your carriage ride with Bill, and thank you for recommending us.
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