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National Constitution Center

525 Arch St, Independence Mall, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1595
+1 215-409-6600
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The National Constitution Center is the first and only nonprofit, nonpartisan institution devoted to the U.S. Constitution and its legacy of freedom. Located two blocks from Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell in Historic Philadelphia, the Center illuminates constitutional ideals and inspires active citizenship as a state-of-the-art museum, a civic education hub and America's Town Hall.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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525 Arch St, Independence Mall, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1595
City Center East
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+1 215-409-6600
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a really cool experience - we learned a lot, got to stand by life sized statues of the founders of our constitution, and really enjoyed this visit! Definitely would recommend this to families with children as it was a very interactive place!

Thank Angela K
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very large museum with some interesting exhibits. Hands on exhibits testing your knowledge were a nice touch. Worth the trip.

Thank chocchip4
Reviewed 5 days ago

We initially had no intention of visiting this, as our time in Philadelphia was extremely limited, but the lady at the visitor's center recommended it (and mentioned that tickets on MLK day were only $5 (I think they are normally $15)) It was amazing! You...More

Thank katr0713
Reviewed 1 week ago

The constitution Center is full of the "We the people....." stuff. cost $$, not ideal for very small kids (<6) especially if they cannot read. The live shows are timed- general ticket admits one. As with most museums in Philadelphia, live actors available - we...More

Thank Mbuina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Added to the informational list of all Philly has to offer in terms of her importance in the development of America. Read everything in the Nat'l Constitutional Center!

Thank BarbieDoll2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So I took my kids to the Constitution Center for the first time. From the outside, looks nice with the front being all landscaped and all, but once you pay your admission, A waste. I love taking pictures of all the events I do with...More

Thank Jeffmedic1
Reviewed 9 December 2017

The live show in the theater was so well done - it was just amazing. The signers hall is also a great exhibit, and puts you in the midst of all the signer's broze stautes. We also grabbed a qucik bite to eat at the...More

Thank Myranda370
Reviewed 6 December 2017

How cool is it that the visitors center can get you a free ticket for Independence Hall (which is also wonderful) and that you can use that free ticket to score you half price admission to this place? This place does have a fantastic live...More

Thank Cordial1
Reviewed 6 December 2017

This is a great place for anyone interested in the point of America, and how it all started. There is a narrated show that you can see to start the day. Then, you can wander the second floor and just soak up the history of...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We had the chance to see the exhibit attached to Signers Hall. It’s a room dedicated to the Bill of Rights. Although this a great room for explaining all the amendments it felt small. The Bill of Rights is on display but you can’t really...More

Thank Christina R
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Rochelle G
20 December 2017|
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Response from TL808 | Reviewed this property |
The center is closed on Christmas day
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Hayley1607
30 July 2017|
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Hi! TYPE PRICE Adults $14.50 Seniors (age 65 and older) $13 College Students (with ID) $13 Youth (ages 6-18) $11 Children (ages 0-5) FREE Members FREE
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Margie S
18 April 2017|
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Response from tutter2 | Reviewed this property |
You can likely get all this in during your 2 1/2 days, but might be pressed depending upon when you visit. weekends in summer can get crowded with lines to certain venues. fortunately, most all of these are pretty close... More
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