Philadelphia

Gettysburg National Cemetery

Soldiers Monument Visit the location of the Battle of Gettysburg, a turning point in the Civil War and the site of the Union’s victory in the summer of 1863, ending General Robert E. Lee’s second and most ambitious invasion of the North. It was here that Abraham Lincoln delivered his most famous speech, the Gettysburg […]

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Declaration House

Declaration House Declaration House is a reproduction of the 18th century brick row house originally built in 1775 by Philadelphia bricklayer Jacob Graff, Jr. During the summer of 1776, Thomas Jefferson, a 33-year-old delegate from Virginia to the Continental Congress, rented the two second-floor rooms, and here drafted the Declaration of Independence. Included in your […]

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Liberty Bell Pavilion

Liberty Bell The Liberty Bell is one of the most prominent symbols associated with the American Revolution and the American Revolutionary War. It is one of the most familiar symbols of independence, abolition of slavery, nationhood, and freedom within the United States. Included in your Sonshine Tour Package Multi-day packages include round-trip transportation by deluxe […]

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National Constitution Center

Grand Hall The National Constitution Center is a history museum just two blocks from the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall. The museum teaches visitors the history and relevance of the United States through theatre, interactive exhibits, and hundreds of historic artifacts. Included in your Sonshine Tour package Multi-day packages include round-trip transportation by deluxe motor […]

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Independence Hall

Independence Hall Independence Hall is a US landmark located in Philadelphia. Known primarily as the location where the Declaration of Independence was debated and adopted, the building was completed in 1753 as the Pennsylvania State House. It became the meeting place of the Second Continental Congress during the American Revolution. The Declaration of Independence, the […]

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