Independence Hall: A UNESCO World Heritage Site In The US; Amber Pariona; World Atlas


USA – Independence Hall

Independence Hall is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It served as the venue where both the United States Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution were debated and adopted.

Where Is Independence Hall?

The Independence Hall is located at the Independence National Historical Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the US. From 1775 to 1785, this building served as the principal meeting location for the Second Continental Congress. It is perhaps most famous, however, as the site where the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the US were signed into law. These two documents formed the foundation of this country and have provided a framework for other lawmakers around the world. The Independence Hall was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979.

Why Is Independence Hall A UNESCO World Heritage Site?

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