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.
Three exciting new tools for the Center’s onsite and online visitors show how constitutions are written globally – and how they can be revised.
See the Philadelphia premiere of 14: Dred Scott, Wong Kim Ark & Vanessa Lopez — a documentary exploring the recurring question: Who has the right to be an American citizen?
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.
The National Constitution Center’s Jeffrey Rosen is joined by Ellen Kreitzberg and David B. Rivkin Jr. to discuss a major Supreme Court case about the use of lethal injections as an execution method.
Former Frontline journalist and acclaimed historian Richard Reeves tells the story of America’s less-publicized response to the Pearl Harbor bombings and the many Americans who took great risks to defend the rights of the 120,000 Japanese and Japanese-American internees. Ambassador Joseph Torsella, founding president and former CEO of the Constitution Center, moderates.
The National Constitution Center’s Jeffrey Rosen is joined by Ellen Kreitzberg and David B. Rivkin Jr. to discuss a major Supreme Court case about the use of lethal injection as an execution method.
The Constitution Center is proud to display an American treasure: one of the 12 surviving copies of the Bill of Rights.
See more than 70 intimate photographs and iconic images of President John F. Kennedy, his wife, Jacqueline, and their children, Caroline and John Jr. — photos that helped create the legend of the Kennedy presidency.
Created in partnership with the William Way LGBT Community Center, Speaking Out for Equality: The Constitution, Gay Rights, and the Supreme Court utilizes pivotal court cases to relay the constitutional evolution of LGBT rights, from the first gay rights demonstration in front of Independence Hall 50 years ago to now