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National Constitution Center

525 Arch St, Independence Mall, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1595
+1 215-409-6600
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The National Constitution Center is the first and only nonprofit, nonpartisan institution devoted to the U.S. Constitution and its legacy of freedom. Located two blocks from Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell in Historic Philadelphia, the Center illuminates constitutional ideals and inspires active citizenship as a state-of-the-art museum, a civic education hub and America's Town Hall.
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  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
525 Arch St, Independence Mall, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1595
City Center East
+1 215-409-6600
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The live show in the theater was so well done - it was just amazing. The signers hall is also a great exhibit, and puts you in the midst of all the signer's broze stautes. We also grabbed a qucik bite to eat at the...More

Thank Myranda370
Reviewed 6 days ago

How cool is it that the visitors center can get you a free ticket for Independence Hall (which is also wonderful) and that you can use that free ticket to score you half price admission to this place? This place does have a fantastic live...More

Thank Cordial1
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a great place for anyone interested in the point of America, and how it all started. There is a narrated show that you can see to start the day. Then, you can wander the second floor and just soak up the history of...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the chance to see the exhibit attached to Signers Hall. It’s a room dedicated to the Bill of Rights. Although this a great room for explaining all the amendments it felt small. The Bill of Rights is on display but you can’t really...More

Thank Christina R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great center devoted to The Constitution of the United States of America. In our day to day lives, we often forget the basis of our government and the power of the Constitution. Take your time and read the exhibits. They are informative and very...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While Philadelphia is known for the Declaration of Independence it is the US Constitution that defines us as a nation, how we are governed and implemented the ideals that were in the Declaration. Interactive exhibits help show how contemporary thoughts align or do not align...More

Thank George G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I visited the Constitution Center during a business conference I attended in Philadelphia in late summer. The Center offers a great civics lesson. One of the highlights is the Signors' Hall, which contains statues of the signors of the constitution in the...More

Thank Razorfish
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got there late in the day, but did get a chance to see most of the building, and it is just beautiful. There is an entrance fee, but they do have "free" days, so make sure to check that out if you are going...More

Thank ergneb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was just here a week ago, and it was amazing. The main exhibit area was interactive and had tons of information. There were many things you could do, including taking the oath of office, playing jeopardy, voting, and trying on a judge robe. It...More

Thank jsftennis801
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The "We The People" presentation is helped a great deal by the live actor. In fact there could be a lot less lights and action in my opinion. The "Founders Hall" alone would rate a 5 for me. The amount of work and research that...More

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July 30, 2017|
Response from Lewfam4 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! TYPE PRICE Adults $14.50 Seniors (age 65 and older) $13 College Students (with ID) $13 Youth (ages 6-18) $11 Children (ages 0-5) FREE Members FREE
Margie S
April 18, 2017|
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Response from tutter2 | Reviewed this property |
You can likely get all this in during your 2 1/2 days, but might be pressed depending upon when you visit. weekends in summer can get crowded with lines to certain venues. fortunately, most all of these are pretty close... More
Noel B
May 22, 2016|
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Response from Hickoryview | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You will wan to set aside about 2 hours for this at least. It is right across the street from the US Mint and Liberty Bell and 1 block away from Independence Hall. This was the best of the tours. So I would recommend... More