Friends of Independence National Historical Park

Local Volunteers Help National Parks Recover From Government ShutdownVolunteers were helping beautify Independence National Park on Saturday after the partial government shutdown left the area covered in leaves and debris.
Independence Hall Gets A Life-Size Stand-InEven though there is scaffolding on all four sides of Independence Hall for the restoration of the icon's tower, visitors will still be able to pose for photos on the mall with the image of the building in the background thanks to decorative panels being put into place this week.