The Museum of the American Revolution is conveniently located just steps away from Independence Hall and within easy reach of Interstates 95 and 76, Philadelphia’s 30th Street Station, and the Philadelphia International Airport.
Although the Museum does not provide parking for visitors, we have arranged discounted parking for our guests within easy walking distance of the Museum. See below for more information.
Museum of the American Revolution
101 South Third Street (Corner of Third and Chestnut Streets)
Philadelphia, PA 19106
From Bucks County and points north (Southbound via I-95)
Take Exit 22, following the signs for the Historic Area and Independence Hall. Go straight on 2nd Street to Walnut Street. Turn right onto Walnut and go one block to 3rd Street. Turn right onto 3rd Street and go one block to Chestnut Street. The Museum is on the right at 3rd and Chestnut Streets.
From Delaware and points south (Northbound via I-95)
Take Exit 22 for I-676/Independence Hall (left exit), keep right for I-676 East/Independence Hall to Callowhill Street, go straight on Callowhill Street to 4th Street. Turn left on 4th Street. Turn left on Chestnut Street, go one block and the Museum is on the right at 3rd and Chestnut Streets.
From Valley Forge and points west (Eastbound via I-76 and I-676)
Exit from I-76 to I-676 (left exit), and take the US-30 E/I-676 E exit, turn right on 6th Street. Turn left on Race Street to 4th Street. Turn right on 4th Street to Chestnut Street. Turn left on Chestnut Street and the Museum is on the right at 3rd and Chestnut Streets.
From New Jersey (Westbound via Benjamin Franklin Bridge/U.S. 30)
Take the 5th Street exit. Keep right at the fork to Marginal Road. Turn right on 4th Street to Chestnut Street. Turn left on Chestnut Street and the Museum is on the right at 3rd and Chestnut Streets.
SEPTA buses stopping near the Museum include routes 5, 9, 17, 21, 33, 38, 42, 44, 48, 57, and 121. All SEPTA Regional Rail Lines serve Jefferson Station at 10th and Market Streets, which is a few blocks’ walk or a quick ride on the bus or subway. SEPTA Market-Frankford Line has stations at both 2nd and 5th Streets on Market, just around the corner.
Discounted parking is available at the Bourse Garage at 400 Ranstead Street (for GPS, please use 46 South 4th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106). The entrance to the garage is located on 4th Street (on the right-hand side at the Ritz at the Bourse movie theatre) between Market and Chestnut Streets.
Bring your parking ticket to the Museum, and receive a voucher providing you with a flat rate of $7.00 from 5:00 to 10:00 p.m. If you park earlier or stay later, the charge will be higher.