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.

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latest programs

  • Supreme Court Review 2014 July 8, 2014

    The National Constitution Center partners with the Anti-Defamation League to explore the Supreme Court’s landmark 2013 – 2014 session and the legacy of Brown vs. Board 60 years later.

upcoming programs

  • The Original vs Modern Constitution

    Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 6:30 p.m.

    Should the judges of the Supreme Court interpret the U.S. Constitution within the context surrounding its signing nearly 227 years ago, adhering to the Framers original text? Scholars including law professor Richard Epstein will provide the pros and cons.

  • Senator Kirsten Gillibrand: Raise Your Voice, Change the World September 16, 2014

    Join Senator Kirsten Gillibrand for an insider’s view on D.C. politics. Senator Gillibrand will touch on her career including her legislative successes and disappointments, as well as her famous predecessor, as described in her forthcoming book, Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the World. A special book signing opportunity with Senator Gillibrand will follow the program.

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Exhibitions

  • Slavery at Jefferson’s Monticello

    Slavery at Jefferson’s Monticello

    This powerful, engaging exhibition uses Thomas Jefferson's plantation Monticello as a focal point for examining the dilemma of slavery in the United States. April 9 – October 19, 2014