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.
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 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 Jeffery Rosen is joined by John Eastman and Paul M. Smith to break down the historic arguments about same-sex marriage in the Supreme Court this week.
Hear from one of America’s most renowned constitutional law scholars, Akhil Amar, as he describes how geography has influenced some of the biggest questions in American constitutional law.
Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s constitutional literacy adviser, looks at the controversy about choices federal agencies have made about enforcing immigration and marijuana laws and the issue of state sovereignty.
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.