American Spirits Educator Open House
Wednesday, October 17, 2012, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Reservations encouraged. Call 215.409.6700
Step Back in Time to the Roaring ’20s at our Educator Open House!
Join us for a fun and free evening for educators. You’ll get a sneak peek of the National Constitution Center’s world-premiere exhibition American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition, which illuminates our nation's most colorful and complex constitutional hiccup.
• View 100 rare artifacts and visit a re-created speakeasy where you can learn the Charleston
• Experience films, music, photos, and multimedia exhibits including the dazzling Wayne Wheeler’s Amazing Amendment Machine
• Play a custom-built video game where you serve as a federal agent tracking down rumrunners
• Take part in an exclusive lecture and Q&A with exhibition curator Daniel Okrent, a Pulitzer Prize finalist and bestselling author of Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition
• Enjoy complimentary food and beverages
• Receive free classroom materials and preview the Center’s innovative educational programs
• Enter to win a free class trip
• Receive ACT 48 credit for certain programs
• Experience the Center’s main exhibition, including the stirring theatrical production Freedom Rising and the iconic attraction Signers’ Hall