Current Museum Hours 10AM-5:30PM Sun.-Fri., 10AM-6PM Sat.

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.

Open daily at these hours:*

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

*Check the top of our website for the current operating hours. Changes due to holidays or other special events will be clearly posted.

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. For your protection and the protection of the Museum exhibits, strollers, backpacks, umbrellas, parcels and bags must be checked in the coatroom. Food and drink are not permitted. Photos may be taken throughout the Museum, except as noted.

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

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.

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 October 1. Learn more.

NLM's 2017 Glass Auction & Gala

This year’s GLASS AUCTION & GALA will be held Saturday evening, October 7 at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel, 201 N 17th St, Philadelphia, PA. An outstanding collection of art is being assembled. Sponsorships are available. Our 2017 "Heroes of Liberty" are Stephen & Sandy Sheller. The artist honoree is Pearl Dick from Chicago. Click here for more information.

NLM will host a new series of
FPRI events beginning this fall.

The Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) is an organization dedicated to bringing the insights of scholarship to foreign policy and national security challenges facing the United States. It seeks to educate the public and offer ideas to advance U.S. national interests based on a nonpartisan, geopolitical perspective.

The upcoming event on Thursday, September 7th is entitled "Conservatism in the Age of Trump." Click here to learn more, including how you can attend for FREE as a Museum Member.

NLM Travel is headed to Wisconsin

Join the NLM on an arts-filled tour of parts of Wisconsin, Sept. 6-11, 2017. From Milwaukee’s art museums, to private collections, to a stop in beautiful Door County, which juts directly into Lake Michigan, you’ll follow host Arlene Silvers for a one-of-a-kind experience. Click here for more information.