Narrated by a live actor, Freedom Rising is a 360-degree theatrical production that vividly illuminates the story of the U.S. Constitution. Audience members are transported on a whirlwind journey through more than 200 years of constitutional history—from the American Revolution to the Civil War, the Civil Rights movement, and other key historic milestones. Visitors come away inspired by the American quest for freedom.
Freedom Rising has been performed at the White House, the Gerald R. Ford Museum, Civic Fest, and many conferences and colleges across the country. It features a rotating cast of actors who are renowned both regionally and nationally.
Planning an event at the Center? Freedom Rising will enlighten and entertain your guests. Ask for more information when speaking with our Facility Rentals team.
Actor pictured: Bi Jean Ngo.
"I found [Freedom Rising] so moving I wanted to weep at the end of it. I want to encourage people to come here."
"The best 17-minute civics lesson in the country"
"I am just in awe. There are educational things that get in your head. But the things like Freedom Rising get in your heart."
"[Freedom Rising] gets patriotic juices flowing"
Monday - Friday: 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106