In planning your visit to Independence National Historical Park during March through December, we recommend that you reserve your Independence Hall tour tickets in advance online or by phone.Thankfully, though, the tickets themselves are free. The "surcharge charge" is extra.
Ticket Reservations - Tickets may be reserved up to one year in advance through the National Park Reservation system.
In advance reservations:
Visit www.recreation.gov There is a $1.50 per ticket surcharge charge when you order online or by Phone.
Friday, February 24, 2012
When Is Free Not Free?
When it's a "surcharge charge". This from the web site for visiting Independence Hall in Philadelphia: