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National Constitution Center

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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...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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525 Arch St, Independence Mall, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1595
City Center East
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We heard the word: Be sure to visit and so we did. This museum did not disappoint. To start with, there is a fabulous film and then you can start touring. There are lots of items from the 1700's and audio information. The George Bush...More

Thank peonyrose
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I encourage all Philly guests to visit this museum. You don’t realize how fascination the constitution and amendments can be! Very interactive. My favorite parts are the opening presentation; learning if you could have voted in different times; and the hall of signers! But in...More

Thank DebbyN
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We primarily went here for the Hamilton exhibit and we were not disappointed. While the initial exhibit room is kind of small there are additional Hamilton items throughout the museum. There is a lot to see there and we enjoyed the Signers Hall also. If...More

Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This does have a fee to enter ($ 13.50) and does have a 20 minute show about the constitution. There are several rooms that provide the history and origins of our Constitution. There are many displays and interactive stations where you can learn just about...More

Thank Tom-WCT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is at one end of the green with Independence Hall at the other end and the Visitors Center along the side. I had heard on NPR about the special Alexander Hamilton exhibit, and I had a few hours to spend in downtown Philly,...More

Thank Merrill M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum is very impressive, especially the gallery where they break down each section of the constitution and the amendments. The theater presentation was truly impressive as well. My only complaint was that it was a little pricey, otherwise, I would highly recommend visiting while...More

Thank FLDadof2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Need to refresh your enthusiasm and knowledge of our Constitution? This is a good one. The presentation at the beginning of the tour is guaranteed to instill pride and tears to your eyes. The Museum itself it not real large but it is worth checking...More

Thank nojo716
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the most inspiring museums I have ever seen. They have a room with life sized bronze statutes of the men that signed the Constitution from GW to Ben Franklin to James Madison and Alexander Hamilton. Not to be missed!

Thank beachdweller2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this museum and all of the exhibits. Great history of the constitution as well as our nation to current times. We loved the “Hall of Constitution signers”. Also, very neat gift shop! We visited during the Hamilton exhibit, which was small, but...More

Thank Jekela
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of space but not lots of stuff. Signers hall was fun. And if you have not seen the original constitution in the National Archives in DC, maybe this would be appealing. The show might be good for someone with little knowledge of our fight...More

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HGM19
June 8, 2018|
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Response from cherylpd1 | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don't know for sure but I did see many class trips while we were there on another day and lots of the kids had backpacks. I would give them a call!!
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Rochelle G
December 20, 2017|
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Response from TL808 | Reviewed this property |
The center is closed on Christmas day
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Hayley1607
July 30, 2017|
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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
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