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  • The First Amendment Bubble February 3, 2015 at 12 p.m.

    The growth of the Internet has made it ever harder to distinguish public from private, news from titillation, and journalists from provocateurs. Author Amy Gajda examines media today and its impact on the constitutional privileges of the press. A special book sale and signing of The First Amendment Bubble: How Privacy and Paparazzi Threaten a Free Press will follow the program. Please check back soon for ticket information.

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  • Learn about the Constituting Liberty exhibition

    The new Constituting Liberty exhibition, featuring a rare copy of the Bill of Rights, is open at the National Constitution Center. Read all about how its special features can benefit visitors, educators and students.

  • Special $10 All Access Museum Pass

    WINTER SALE: Now through March 31, 2015, tickets are only $10! Open now: See an original Bill of Rights in the new Constituting Liberty: From the Declaration to the Bill of Rights exhibition. Experience America’s three founding documents in the birthplace of America. Coming February 13, see the images that inspired America’s fascination with the Kennedys in the new exhibition, Creating Camelot: The Kennedy Photography of Jacques Lowe.

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  • The man who wrote the words “We The People”

    The man who wrote the words “We The People”

    Today marks the birth of maybe the most colorful of all the Founding Fathers. It was Gouverneur Morris who put the finishing touches on the Constitution in 1787, and gave the words “We The People” to all Americans.

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