Hours and Admission

Museum Hours

The National Constitution Center welcomes visitors seven days a week, year-round (except Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day).

Monday – Friday: 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

General Admission Tickets

General museum admission tickets include:

  • A timed ticket to Freedom Rising, an inspiring, 17-minute multimedia theatrical performance that runs every 30 minutes until an hour before the museum closes
  • Admission to The Story of We the People, a dynamic, interactive exhibition
  • Admission to the iconic Signers’ Hall, where you can sign the Constitution alongside 42 life-size, bronze statues of the Founding Fathers
  • Access to engaging, educational daily museum programs
Ticket Type Price
Adults $14.50
Seniors (age 65 and older) $13
Students (with ID) $13
Youth (age 13 – 18) $13
Children (age 4 – 12) $8
Active military and children 3 and under FREE
Members FREE

Feature Exhibition Tickets

The 1968 Exhibit

June 14 – September 2, 2013
Included with general museum admission

The Vietnam War. Civil rights and women’s lib. MLK and RFK. Janis and Jimi. Laugh-In and love-ins. Bringing one of America’s most colorful, chaotic, culture-shifting years vividly to life, The 1968 Exhibit illuminates the power of “We the People” to exercise and expand our freedoms.

Capture the Moment: The Pulitzer Prize Photographs

October 11 – December 31, 2013
Included with general museum admission

Experience the most comprehensive exhibition of Pulitzer Prize-winning photographs ever assembled. Capture the Moment: The Pulitzer Prize Photographs illuminates the enduring power of the still image, the importance of First Amendment freedoms, and the key role of the press in documenting the stories of our time.

Group Pricing

Groups of 20 or more receive discounted admission to the Center’s exhibitions and exclusive access to special tours, packages, and programs.

Book your group today! Contact Group Sales at 215.409.6800 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Ask about our guided group tours and themed museum packages!

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
The 1968 Exhibit
June 14 – September 2, 2013
Capture the Moment: The Pulitzer Prize Photographs
October 11 – December 31, 2013

Included with general admission

Included with general admission

Audio Tours

$3 per person plus general admission $3 per person plus general admission

Living News Performance

Included with general admission

Included with general admission

Buy Tickets Online

Reserve tickets online for museum admission as well as evening programs and special events.

Buy Tickets by Phone

Reserve tickets by phone at 215.409.6700, available seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. When you arrive, simply visit the box office to pick up your tickets.

Become a Member

All members enjoy free, unlimited admission to the Center’s main exhibition and feature exhibitions, among many other exclusive benefits. Plus, your support helps educate and inspire millions each year. Learn more by contacting Membership at 215.409.6767 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

CityPASS Tickets

Philadelphia CityPASS includes admission to the National Constitution Center, plus five more must-see Philadelphia attractions in one deeply discounted ticket booklet. Get nearly half off and skip most lines! Purchase a booklet on the CityPASS website, at 215.409.6700, or at the Center’s box office.

Gift Tickets

Looking for a great gift idea? Give the gift of a visit to the National Constitution Center! Gift tickets are available for purchase at 215.409.6700 or at the Center’s box office. Gift tickets for feature exhibitions expire on the last day of the exhibition.