The Beginning of the Bill of Rights

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.

Reservations recommended. Call 215-409-6700 or order online.
Admission: $7 members, teachers, & students • $10 public • Free for 1787 Society members


Don’t miss award-winning historian Carol Berkin as she unveils her newly released book, The Bill of Rights: The Fight to Secure American Liberties — her take on the real story of how the Bill of Rights came to be and the original intent of the Founders. Julie Silverbrook, Executive Director at The Constitutional Sources Project, moderates.

A book sale and signing with Berkin will follow the program.

Event & Parking Information

Advance reservations recommended.  Please call 215-409-6700 or order online.

Please note that this program is subject to change; call the National Constitution Center or check our website for updated information. National Constitution Center programs begin promptly and latecomers may not be admitted.

Parking will be available for $9 at the National Constitution Center parking garage located at the rear of the building on Race Street between 5th and 6th streets on a first-come, first-served basis. Pick up your discounted parking voucher at registration.


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