Freedom Rising

Freedom Rising

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.

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.


Visitors please note: To accommodate the renovation of the Sidney Kimmel Theater, the National Constitution Center will suspend Freedom Rising performances now through June 12, 2016.

Support Freedom Rising and make a lasting impact on Constitutional education
Make a contribution today to support Freedom Rising and your gift will be matched by a generous $100,000 challenge grant from the Hamilton Family Foundation. Your support, combined with matching funds from the Hamilton Family Foundation, will help us provide more opportunities for people of all ages to visit the National Constitution Center, experience Freedom Rising, and see themselves as active participants in our unfolding Constitutional history. Learn More

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.

Freedom Rising at Your Event

Planning an event at the museum? Freedom Rising will enlighten and entertain your guests. Ask for more information when speaking with our Facility Rentals team.

Traveling Freedom Rising Performances

Freedom Rising is an inspiring addition to conferences and other programs. The National Constitution Center offers a special 10-minute touring production of Freedom Rising, ideal for conventions, universities, performing arts centers, museums, and other venues. Book a performance today! Call 215.409.6626 or email freedomrising@constitutioncenter.org.

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