OVERVIEW

Come join us on this exciting and historical Explore Philadelphia tour! Immerse yourself in American history as your group explores Independence Hall, Valley Forge, and Gettysburg. Enjoy authentic Philly cheesesteaks as you impersonate the famous Rocky celebratory pose on the steps outside the Philadelphia Museum of Art!

ITINERARY

DAY 1: TRAVEL DAY / FRANKLIN INSTITUTE

  • Arrive in Philadelphia and meet your JE Guide
  • Afternoon visit to The Franklin Institute
  • Quick visit to the “Rocky Steps” to attempt your best impression
  • Dinner
  • Depart for hotel and check-in

DAY 2: VALLEY FORGE / HISTORIC PHILLY / INDEPENDENCE HALL  

  • Morning guided visit to Valley Forge
  • Lunch along Independence Mall
  • Afternoon guided tour of Historic Philadelphia
  • Afternoon guided visit to Independence Hall
  • Dinner
  • Return to hotel and conclude the day

DAY 3: GETTYSBURG

  • Depart for Gettysburg, PA
  • Guided tour of Gettysburg Battlefield
  • Dinner
  • Return to hotel and conclude the day

DAY 4:  EASTERN STATE PENITENTIARY DEPARTURE

  • Morning guided tour of the Eastern State Penitentiary
  • Depart for the airport and home

ALTERNATIVE ACTIVITIES

  • National Constitution Center
  • Reading Market
  • Seaport Museum
  • Philadelphia Art Museum

MEDIA

WHY TRAVEL WITH JE?

Here at Joshua Expeditions, our ultimate goal is to provide opportunities for life change through travel. Every high-quality travel experience with JE is a chance for travelers to deepen their understanding of God, examine new cultures through a Biblical worldview, and help give back through the JE Ministry Fund. Explore the world with JE and see how you can make a difference.

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