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, 2018

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, 2018

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.

Members Only Hamilton Exhibit Guided Tour

August 13, 2018 - August 13, 2018

Join us for a members-only tour of all things Hamilton at the National Constitution Center!

Member Event- Constitution 101

September 15, 2018 -

This fun and informative program will give you the all the basics, as well as some entertaining facts about the Constitution.

Why State Constitutions Matter

September 17, 2018 -

Constitution Day

September 17, 2018 -

In September of 1787, the Founding Fathers signed the most influential document in American history: the United States Constitution. Every year, the National Constitution Center commemorates that historic day by hosting the best Constitution Day Celebration in the country! Museum admission is FREE on September 17, made possible by the Present Progressive Fund, though the Schwab Charitable Fund.

Member Event- Exhibit Artifact Discussion with National Park Service Archaeologist

October 11, 2018

Join NPS Archaeologist Jed Levin and NCC Exhibition Developer Elena Popchock in this discussion about artifacts on display at the Center.

Living News Fall 2018

October 22, 2018 - December 7, 2018

Returning this fall for a limited engagement! Featuring three engaging actors who play multiple roles, Living News introduces controversial constitutional issues and encourages the students to explore their own points of view.

Boy Scout Day October 27, 2018

October 27, 2018 -

At the National Constitution Center, Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts will enjoy action-packed day learning about American history and the importance of good citizenship—all while meeting badge and adventure requirements!

Girl Scout Day November 3, 2018

November 3, 2018 -

At the National Constitution Center, Girl Scouts will enjoy action-packed day learning about American history and the importance of good citizenship—all while meeting badge and journey requirements!

Member Event- A Beginner's Guide to the Supreme Court

November 7, 2018

Our program demonstrators will help you learn the history and process of the Supreme Court, as established by Article 3 of the Constitution.

Member Event- Hamilton Curator Talk

November 15, 2018

Join National Constitution Center Exhibit Developer Elena Popchock as she discusses the artifacts and educational content that make up Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation.

Boy Scout Day November 17, 2018

November 17, 2018 -

At the National Constitution Center, Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts will enjoy action-packed day learning about American history and the importance of good citizenship—all while meeting badge and adventure requirements!

Member Event- Coffee and Conversation with the Chief Learning Officer

November 29, 2018

Join the National Constitution Center’s Chief Learning Officer Dr. Kerry Sautner, Ed.D. for an in depth conversation about the Center’s education initiatives and  programs.

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