Independence NHP 75th Anniversary

Independence NHP_75thanniversary

Independence National Historical Park is turning 75!



Join us for a year of celebrating the Best Park in History!  Starting June 28th with a kickoff event, this will be a year of programs and events celebrating how Our History is America’s History!

Inde Hall 75th Final

Below is a list of activities planned for the 75th. The Park is also hosting several pop-up events throughout the year. Click here to see what’s on the calendar.


Check back often for updates.

Events, Programs and Activities


April 14, 2023 – Happy 283rd Birthday, Charles Willson Peale!


April 20, 2024 – Fee-Free Day: Free Admission to the Benjamin Franklin Museum


April 26 and 17, 2024 – Junior Ranger Day: What a Great Idea!

10:00 – 12:00 & 1:30 – 3:30  at the Benjamin Franklin Museum

It’s Junior Ranger Day! Join rangers for a family friendly program featuring some of Benjamin Franklin’s great ideas, his inventions and celebrating America’s best idea, the National Parks. Earn your Junior Ranger Badge when you tell us what you think makes a great idea.