Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation American Treasures: Documenting the Nation’s Founding Constituting Liberty: From the Declaration to the Bill of Rights

Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation

March 23, 2018 - December 31, 2019

American Treasures: Documenting the Nation’s Founding

May 4, 2017 - December 31, 2019

Constituting Liberty: From the Declaration to the Bill of Rights

December 15, 2014 - December 31, 2019
Featured Event
 Feature Exhibit 

Constituting Liberty: From the Declaration to the Bill of Rights

Constituting Liberty: From the Declaration to the Bill of Rights

December 15, 2014 - December 31, 2019

View America’s founding documents up close. The National Constitution Center is proud to display a first edition Stone Engraving of the Declaration of Independence, a rare copy of the first public printing of the U.S. Constitution, and a reproduction of one of the 12 surviving copies of the Bill of Rights in the George H.W. Bush Gallery.

American Treasures: Documenting the Nation's Founding

May 4, 2017 - December 31, 2019

The National Constitution Center presents American Treasures: Documenting the Nation’s Founding, illuminating the founding era through priceless drafts of the U.S. Constitution. Open Now.

Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation

March 23, 2018 - December 31, 2019

Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his legendary rivals.

2019 Winter Warm Up Sale

January 2, 2019 - March 31, 2019

The National Constitution Center’s Winter Warm Up sale will run January 2 through March 31, 2019. For just $10 for adults (usually $14.50) and $7.50 for youth ages 6-18 (usually $11), visitors can experience the Center’s interactive main exhibit, the signature multimedia, theatrical performance of Freedom Rising presented in the Sidney Kimmel Theater, and the iconic Signers’ Hall. Use promo code WARMUP at checkout.

Women’s History Month 2019

March 1, 2019 - March 31, 2019

Throughout March, the National Constitution Center will host a variety of special programs in honor of Women’s History Month.

Member Event: Coffee with the Signers

March 16, 2019 - March 16, 2019

An informative and fun event for new and renewing members!

Scout Day: Cub Scouts and Scouts BSA

March 23, 2019

Note: This event is sold out. At the National Constitution Center, scouts can enjoy an action-packed day learning about American history and the importance of good citizenship—all while meeting merit badge or adventure requirements.

Sensory-Friendly Sunday

March 24, 2019

On Sensory-Friendly Sundays, we provide visitors with sensory processing challenges the opportunity to experience the museum in a secure and comfortable environment by providing emotionally safe spaces for families, modified programming for diverse sensory needs, and specialized staff training.

Museum Store Closed Wednesday, April 3, 2019

April 3, 2019 - April 3, 2019

The National Constitution Center’s museum store will be closed Wednesday, April 3, 2019, for renovations.

April Classroom Exchanges

April 11, 2019 -

Teachers can register their classes to discuss a big constitutional question with a classroom elsewhere in the United States.

Spring Break 2019

April 15, 2019 - April 26, 2019

Celebrate this Spring Break with the friends (and foes) of one of the Constitution Center’s favorite Founders: Alexander Hamilton!

Tax Day 2019: Classroom Resources and More

April 15, 2019 -

Celebrate Tax Day with the National Constitution Center through a variety of resources for the classroom.

Earth Day 2019: Classroom Resources and More

April 22, 2019 -

Celebrate Earth Day with the National Constitution Center with a variety of resources for in the classroom.

May Classroom Exchanges

May 1, 2019 - May 31, 2019

Teachers can register their classes to discuss a big constitutional question with a classroom elsewhere in the United States.

Sensory-Friendly Sunday

June 23, 2019 -

On Sensory-Friendly Sundays, we provide visitors with sensory processing challenges the opportunity to experience the museum in a secure and comfortable environment by providing emotionally safe spaces for families, modified programming for diverse sensory needs, and specialized staff training.

Sensory-Friendly Sunday

August 25, 2019 -

On Sensory-Friendly Sundays, we provide visitors with sensory processing challenges the opportunity to experience the museum in a secure and comfortable environment by providing emotionally safe spaces for families, modified programming for diverse sensory needs, and specialized staff training.

Sensory-Friendly Sunday

December 8, 2019 -

On Sensory-Friendly Sundays, we provide visitors with sensory processing challenges the opportunity to experience the museum in a secure and comfortable environment by providing emotionally safe spaces for families, modified programming for diverse sensory needs, and specialized staff training.

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