Daily Museum Programs

Presented by our education staff, these fun, hands-on programs come free with admission and enrich your National Constitution Center experience.

Programs are subject to change. Please check the visitor guide upon arrival at the National Constitution Center for the most current information on the day’s events.

Exhibit Gallery Talks
Join our education staff for an overview of what you’ll see and learn in the exhibits.

Balance of Powers
Explore scale models of the Capitol, White House, and Supreme Court. You’ll get a fascinating look at the buildings, the people who work in them, and the checks and balances of the three branches of government.

Civil War Artifact Cart
Search for clues about the past as you handle authentic Civil War artifacts.

Decoding the Document: Emancipation Proclamation
Take a closer look at the Center’s rare printing of the Emancipation Proclamation to learn more about its history and connection to the Civil War and the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments.

Giant Constitutional Board Game
Compete to make it to the finish line first as you’re quizzed on the Constitution and American history. What makes this game unforgettable: you are the game piece!

Hail to the Chief: Presidential Trivia
In this game-show-inspired presidential trivia competition, you’ll test your knowledge of commanders in chief throughout American history.

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