Current Museum Hours 11AM-4PM Mon.-Fri.; 10AM-5PM Sat.; 12-5PM Sun.
National Liberty Museum hours are daily with admission.

Hours & Admission

The National Liberty Museum is a wonderful experience for visitors of all ages. We are open 7 days a week.

Note: Schedule a museum tour for student groups and adult/family groups today.

*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 all of their children.
  • 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.

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 free admission year-round to teachers, active/retired military, and first responders with ID.

Visit NLM on Presidents' Day Weekend

The National Liberty Museum features many exhibits specifically relating to our nation’s leaders, including a collection of original White House China, a Medals of Honor Exhibit, and several beautiful oil paintings. We're offering discounted admission on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 18 & 19, and Pay-What-You-Wish on Presidents' Day Monday, February 20. Click here for more information.

Free Indie Lens Pop-Up Film Festival... RSVP today!

Indie Lens Pop-Up is a neighborhood series that brings people together for FREE film screenings and community-driven conversations. Four films are scheduled for the coming months. After each FREE screening, we will host a thought-provoking panel discussion. Learn more and RSVP Today!

Lectures on Important Foreign Policy Issues

The National Liberty Museum co-sponsors and hosts a series of lectures on important foreign policy issues. Click here to learn about the upcoming event on March 14.

Teacher as Hero Awards... Nominate someone today!

Nominations for our 2017 Teacher as Hero Awards sponsored by State Farm are now open. TEN awards will be presented in THREE categories of achievement. Learn more and submit your nomination today!

TD Bank Young Heroes Awards... Nominate someone today!

Nominations for our 2017 TD Bank Young Heroes Award are now open. Each year, we look for young people who have championed liberty through civic engagement, resolving conflicts respectfully, promoting diversity, and demonstrating leadership in their school or community. Learn more and submit your nomination today!

A Popular Professional Development Workshop Returns

NLM's Professional Development Workshops feature expert presenters who offer a fresh perspective on successful teaching practices. The upcoming workshop is “Understanding and Supporting Anxious Students.” It is a full-day, 15 Act 48 hour course to be held on Saturday, March 4, from 9am – 3:30pm at the Museum. Click here to learn more.

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.