Group Visits

Group Visits

Step inside and be inspired. The museum brings the Constitution and its legacy of freedom to life for groups of all ages.

Steps from Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell, the National Constitution Center is an essential part of the Historic Philadelphia experience. Be immersed in the extraordinary story of “We the People,” and be moved by what it means to be American.

Student & Youth Groups

Student & Youth Groups

Find everything you need to know about visiting Philadelphia’s premier field trip destination.

Adult Groups

Adult Groups

Get all the information for planning an inspiring, memorable tour group experience.

Booking Basics

Booking Basics

These handy hints and guidelines will ensure a smooth booking experience and group visit.

Group Information

Groups of 20 or more receive discounted admission to the museum’s must-see exhibitions and exclusive access to tours, packages, and programs. Your group is guaranteed a memorable, interactive museum experience complete with cutting-edge exhibitions, engaging live performances, and hands-on activities.

Exhibitions & Programs Student/
Youth Group
Adult
Group

General Admission Main Exhibition

Freedom Rising
The Story of We the People
Signers' Hall

$7.50 $9

Feature Exhibition

Includes general admission

$7.50

 

$9

 

Themed Museum Packages

Includes general admission

For student/youth groups only

$14 N/A

Guided Tours

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Learn more about Student Tours

$14
Includes general admission

Starting at $150 per group plus general admission

Audio Tours

$3 plus general admission $3 plus general admission

Living News

FREE with general admission FREE with general admission

Scholarship Program »

Contact Group Sales at 215.409.6800 or groupsales@constitutioncenter.org.

"Already on the agenda for next year’s field trip. Really the best part of the visit to Philly. Thank you!"

Michelle H., educator from El Dorado Hills, California

“I have been bringing groups to the Center since it opened and the sales staff has been great, year in and year out. I believe the NCC should be visited by every school group in the country.”

Joel M., tour coordinator from Topsham, Maine

"As an educator, I find the Center to be a great resource and a way to engage students outside of the classroom."

Cassandra A., educator from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

"The NCC is so well done. You have blended history and civics, all while capitalizing on new technology."

Megan G., educator from Fairfax, Virginia

"Everything about the National Constitution Center is first rate."

Carol H., educator from Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania

"It’s a great experience for our students and gives them a feel for the ideals of the Constitution, not to mention the fun they have taking pictures in Signers’ Hall."

Ruchie V., educator from Baltimore, Maryland

"It was a great experience for our Boy Scouts. The live presentation was found by all to be excellent, and a great historical summary."

Jim H., Boy Scout leader from Alexandria, Virginia

Themed Museum Packages

Delve into a specific constitutional topic during your visit. The museum offers a variety of innovative, hands-on experiences tailored to students in different grade levels. Our themed packages are aligned with national and state standards and make use of the museum’s unique historical and educational resources. Themed packages last two to three hours and include access to our main exhibition—and much more!

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Guided Group Tours

Experience our exhibitions and artifacts up-close on a tour with our expert guides. Get an in-depth look at the main exhibition on the We the People Tour; learn about the winning strategies of America’s presidents on the Leadership Tour; or explore Historic Philadelphia on a high-energy scavenger hunt.

Feature Exhibitions

Your National Constitution Center experience doesn’t have to end with the main exhibition—enhance your visit by touring a feature exhibition. The museum’s must-see feature exhibitions offer fresh, in-depth views of the extraordinary story of “We the People.” Your group will enjoy innovative, interactive displays and activities; learn more about fascinating subjects; and come away inspired by the Constitution and its legacy of freedom.

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Daily Museum Programs

Presented by our education staff, these engaging programs come free with admission. Programs include Hail to the Chief, a game-show-inspired presidential trivia competition; Political Cartoons 101, a humorous journey through the history of political cartoons; and gallery talks, which offer an overview what your group will see and learn in the exhibitions.

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Exhibition Guides

School groups will receive copies of our Student Guide, The Path to Responsible Citizenship, which provides an engaging way for students to experience the main exhibition. Guides are available for elementary, middle, and high school students.

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Living News

Today’s headlines are brought to life in a dynamic performance incorporating video, contemporary music, and current news broadcasts. Featuring three engaging actors who play multiple roles, this live theatrical production introduces controversial constitutional issues and encourages audience members to explore their own points of view during a post-show discussion.

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Audio Tours

A self-guided iPod audio tour is a great complement to your group’s visit. Famous scholars, a former president, and voices from history give your group special insight into the history and relevance of the U.S. Constitution.

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Civic Holidays

Looking for a great day to come to the museum? Civic holidays are occasions to commemorate America’s history, celebrate our rights and responsibilities as citizens, and learn about our constitutional ideals. We offer the nation’s best civic holiday celebrations with festive, educational programs and activities.

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Downloads & Resources

The museum offers lessons plans, activities, and other educational resources for before, during, and after your visit. The museum’s programs and educational resources connect the Constitution with your curriculum and bring American history to life for your group. Plus, you can download all the information you need to plan your visit.

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