The National Constitution Center is the Museum of We the People, America's Town Hall, and a civic education headquarters dedicated to non-partisan constitutional education and debate.
The National Constitution Center will open for visitors at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday.
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.
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.
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.
Jeffery Rosen speaks with two leading experts, Bob Corn-Revere and Burt Neuborne, about one of the most interesting cases in the Supreme Court this term: about state-level judges who run for office, and want to raise campaign funds.
Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center adviser on constitutional literacy, looks at the challenging and complicated decision facing the Supreme Court about lethal injections and the Eighth Amendment.
The Constitution Center is proud to display an American treasure: one of the 12 surviving copies of the Bill of Rights.