3427 Street Rd. , Bensalem, PA, US, 19020

  • Phone: (215) 244-2300
  • Fax: (215) 638-3891
3.9 out of 5 (81 reviews)
78% of guests recommend this hotel
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  • Attractions

    Library Hall

    105 South Fifth Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    +1 215 440 3400

    Mo to Fr from 09:00 AM to 04:45 PM

    In 1789, Library Hall became the first library which opened to the public, the predecessor to the Library of Congress. The hall was refurbished during the 1950s and today holds an excess of books from the Philosophical Hall collection. Rare manuscripts of groundbreaking scientific and historic importance are on hand. The original journals of the Lewis and Clark expedition, and first editions of Sir Isaac Newton's Principia and Charles Darwin's Origin of Species are exhibited. The Declaration of Independence in Jefferson's own handwriting is here.
    Earn valuable points toward free nights.