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CIVIL WAR AND RECONSTRUCTION: THE BATTLE FOR FREEDOM AND EQUALITY

Winter Warm Up Sale 2020

January 2, 2020 - March 31, 2020

The National Constitution Center’s Winter Warm Up sale will run January 2 through March 31, 2020. For just $10 for adults (usually $14.50) and $7.50 for youth ages 6-18 (usually $11), visitors can experience all the Center has to offer including the newest exhibit, Civil War and Reconstruction: The Battle for Freedom and Equality, and free daily programming.

Members-Only Guided Tour Civil War and Reconstruction: The Battle for Freedom and Equality

January 11, 2020 - January 11, 2020

Members-only guided tour of our new exhibit about the Civil War and Reconstruction era.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2020 with $5 Admission

January 20, 2020

The National Constitution Center will honor Martin Luther King Jr.’s lifelong dedication to justice, equality, and service for the greater good.

Members-Only Guided Tour Civil War and Reconstruction: The Battle for Freedom and Equality

January 21, 2020 - January 21, 2020

Members-only guided tour of our new exhibit about the Civil War and Reconstruction era.

Additional January 2020 Classroom Exchanges

January 30, 2020

Starting a new semester? Continuing with your yearlong course? Keep civil dialogue fresh in your students' minds with a Classroom Exchange on Thursday, January 30, 2020.

Members-Only Town Hall- Impeachment: What Everyone Needs to Know with Michael Gerhardt

January 30, 2020 - January 30, 2020

A members-only Town Hall featuring CNN Legal Analyst and NCC Scholar-in-Residence, Michael Gerhardt

African American History Month 2020

February 1, 2020 - February 29, 2020

February 2020 marks the 150th anniversary of the 15th Amendment, which said the right to vote could not be denied based on race. The National Constitution Center will honor that milestone all month long with special educational programs and performances in conjunction with the new Civil War and Reconstruction exhibit.

Members-Only Guided Tour Civil War and Reconstruction: The Battle for Freedom and Equality

February 1, 2020 - February 1, 2020

Members-only guided tour of our new exhibit about the Civil War and Reconstruction era.

Sensory-Friendly Day February 3, 2020

February 3, 2020

The National Constitution Center offers Sensory-Friendly Days throughout the year to create an accessible learning experience for people of all abilities and their families.

FOURTEEN: A Theatrical Performance - Spring 2020

February 4, 2020 - March 27, 2020

Returning for spring of 2020, visitors can experience FOURTEEN, a moving theatrical performance that sheds light on the Reconstruction era and the ratification of the 14th Amendment.

Members-Only Guided Tour: Civil War and Reconstruction: The Battle for Freedom and Equality

February 6, 2020 - February 6, 2020

Members-only guided tour of our new exhibit about the Civil War and Reconstruction era.

Saturday Teacher Seminar Series: The Presidency

February 8, 2020

Teacher Seminars take place on select Saturdays throughout the 2019-2020 school year. This full-day seminar will focus on the presidency.

Members-Only Artifact Tour Civil War and Reconstruction Exhibit

February 12, 2020 - February 12, 2020

Enjoy a private tour and behind-the-scenes look at the exhibition’s artifacts and rare documents. Learn where they come from, why they were selected, and more.

Before the Fifteenth: Presented in Partnership with The Frances Project

February 14, 2020

On February 14, the National Constitution Center will host the inaugural event of Philadelphia’s Frances Project. The Center is one of several Philadelphia cultural institutions who will host events in 2020 exploring Harper’s poetry, novels, and speeches, as well as her work to expand equal rights for African Americans and women.

Presidents Day Weekend 2020

February 15, 2020 - February 17, 2020

Visitors can celebrate Presidents Day Weekend at the National Constitution Center with a variety of special presidential-themed programs and activities.

Presidents Day 2020 with FREE Admission

February 17, 2020

On Presidents Day Monday, visitors can attend a Kids Town Hall with historic Presidents participate in the Center’s annual kids Presidential Costume Contest. Admission is FREE on Presidents Day, February 17, courtesy of TD Bank.

1787 Society Program and Reception: FOURTEEN Performance and Discussion

February 20, 2020 - February 20, 2020

Experience FOURTEEN, a moving theatrical performance that sheds light on the Reconstruction era and the ratification of the 14th Amendment. Following the performance, join the actors and members of the creative team for a discussion and reception.

Sensory-Friendly Day February 23, 2020

February 23, 2020

The National Constitution Center offers Sensory-Friendly Days throughout the year to create an accessible learning experience for people of all abilities and their families.

Sensory-Friendly Day February 24, 2020

February 24, 2020

The National Constitution Center offers Sensory-Friendly Days throughout the year to create an accessible learning experience for people of all abilities and their families.

Women’s History Month 2020

March 1, 2020 - March 31, 2020

2020 marks the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, which expanded the right to vote to women across the country. This year in honor of the anniversary, the National Constitution Center will offer a wide variety of programs and events celebrating this constitutional milestone.

Saturday Teacher Seminar Series: The Second Amendment

March 7, 2020

Teacher Seminars take place on select Saturdays throughout the 2019-2020 school year. This full-day seminar will focus on the Second Amendment.

Sensory-Friendly Day March 9, 2020

March 9, 2020

The National Constitution Center offers Sensory-Friendly Days throughout the year to create an accessible learning experience for people of all abilities and their families.

Members-Only Women's History Tour

March 10, 2020 - March 10, 2020

Follow the journey of women’s suffrage in America and the passage of the 19th Amendment.

Members-Only Town Hall: Elizabeth Cady Stanton: An American Life featuring Lori Ginzberg

March 11, 2020 - March 11, 2020

In advance of the June opening of our new exhibit about the 19th Amendment, National Constitution Center Member and scholar Lori Ginzberg discusses her book Elizabeth Cady Stanton: An American Life.

Scout Days: Cub Scouts and Scouts BSA March 14, 2020

March 14, 2020

On Scout Days, scouts and their leaders can learn about American history and the importance of good citizenship—all while meeting merit badge or adventure requirements.

Members-Only Exhibition Preview: The 19th Amendment

March 17, 2020 - March 17, 2020

The National Constitution Center’s exhibit developers will discuss the content and design plans for our upcoming exhibit about the 19th Amendment.

National History Day Citywide Competition 2020

March 18, 2020 - March 19, 2020

The National Constitution Center will host this year’s citywide National History Day competition for Philadelphia.

Members-Only Guided Tour: Civil War and Reconstruction: The Battle for Freedom and Equality

March 21, 2020 - March 21, 2020

Members-only guided tour of our new exhibit about the Civil War and Reconstruction era.

Members-Only Women's History Tour

March 22, 2020 - March 22, 2020

Follow the journey of women’s suffrage in America and the passage of the 19th Amendment.

Members-Only Guided Tour: Civil War and Reconstruction: The Battle for Freedom and Equality

March 26, 2020 - March 26, 2020

Members-only guided tour of our new exhibit about the Civil War and Reconstruction era.

Scout Days: Girl Scouts of the USA March 28, 2020

March 28, 2020

Girl Scouts can participate in programs designed to meet requirements for their Citizen Legacy Badge, as well as select Journey requirements.

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