Current Museum Hours: Open daily 10AM-5:00PM

Hours & Admission

National Liberty Museum hours are daily with admission. The National Liberty Museum is a wonderful experience for visitors of all ages.


Note: Use these links to schedule a museum tour for a student group or for an adult/family group.
For Liberty Walking Tour information, click here.

Current Museum hours:

7 days a week, 10am-5pm

Please note these holiday exceptions:
11/22 – Day before Thanksgiving – closing at 3pm
11/23 – Thanksgiving Day – Closed
12/24 – Christmas Eve – Closed
12/25 – Christmas Day – Closed
12/31 – New Year’s Eve – closing at 3pm
1/01/18 – New Year’s Day – Closed


Our regular Museum hours change each season:
Winter
: Monday-Friday, 11am-4pm;
Saturday, 10am-5pm; Sunday, 12-5pm
Spring: 7 days a week, 10am-5pm
Summer: 7 days a week, 10am-6pm
Fall: 7 days a week, 10am-5pm

Admission – Purchase tickets now

General admission for a self-guided visit is as follows:

  • Adults $7.00, Seniors $6.00, Students $5.00
  • Children ages 5-17 with an adult $2.00
  • Children under 5 years no charge.
  • “Family Admission” $15, includes two adult family members and two children.  Additional children are $2.00 each
  • Museum members are admitted free.

The Museum is fully accessible to people in wheelchairs. Food and drink are not permitted. Photos may be taken throughout the Museum, except as noted.

Admission Special Offers

ACCESS ADMISSION PROGRAM – NLM is happy to join the ACCESS Admission Program in Pennsylvania. This city-wide initiative, led by Art-Reach, provides PA ACCESS Card holders $2 admission to a number of local art, museums, and cultural institutions. PA ACCESS Card holders enjoy discounted admission to NLM during regular business hours – just show your PA ACCESS card and photo ID to our front desk staff. For more information on fun things to do in Pennsylvania, please visit the Art-Reach website.

AAA DISCOUNT – Show your AAA card to our front desk staff to receive general adult admission for $5.

PHILADELPHIA PASS – NLM is among 40 attractions which accepts the Philadelphia Pass. Learn more and purchase your Philadelphia Pass.

MoAR VISITORS DISCOUNT Show your ticket from the Museum of the American Revolution at the front desk and receive a special discount admission to the National Liberty Museum, $1 for children ages 5-17 and $5 for adults/seniors. Discount applies to any day.

STAMP PROGRAM NLM is proud to join the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance’s STAMP program, which offers Philadelphia teens (ages 14-19) free admission to a number of local art and cultural institutions. STAMP pass holders enjoy free admission to NLM during regular business hours – just show your STAMP pass to our front desk staff. Learn more about the STAMP program.

ONGOING SPECIAL OFFERS – NLM is proud to offer a $2 discount year-round to teachers, active/retired military, and first responders with ID.

To enhance the Museum’s content on diversity and inclusion, anti-violence, and heroism, we provide various programs throughout the year. View our Calendar of Events. With the exception of fundraising activities, most events are included with your Museum admission.

NLM's Holiday Shop is the place to find some very special gifts!

This season, the National Liberty Museum has created a special Holiday Shop with a one-of-a-kind collection of gifts. It will open on Friday, November, 24  at our side entrance leading to historic Franklin Court. You will find cozy winter accessories, festive glass ornaments, fair trade handmade jewelry, unique stocking stuffers and much more.
Learn more and be sure to stop by.

Now accepting nominations for our new Healthcare Heroes Awards

The National Liberty Museum is proud to launch the inaugural Healthcare Heroes Awards, presented by Teva Pharmaceuticals. This international awards program recognizes inspirational heroes in healthcare research and treatment whose accomplishments have profoundly benefited their patients, their field, and the global community. The program will present an award to an outstanding honoree in four categories. The nomination deadline is early 2018. Learn more.

NLM to host a series of FPRI lectures

The Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) is dedicated to providing the insights of scholarship on foreign policy and national security challenges facing the United States. The National Liberty Museum will be hosting a series of FPRI lectures in the winter and spring of 2018. Please check back in the coming weeks for complete details.