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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.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“freedom rising” (109 reviews)
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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 4 days ago

We got there late in the day, but did get a chance to see most of the building, and it is just beautiful. There is an entrance fee, but they do have "free" days, so make sure to check that out if you are going...More

Thank ergneb
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was just here a week ago, and it was amazing. The main exhibit area was interactive and had tons of information. There were many things you could do, including taking the oath of office, playing jeopardy, voting, and trying on a judge robe. It...More

Thank jsftennis801
Reviewed 1 week ago

The "We The People" presentation is helped a great deal by the live actor. In fact there could be a lot less lights and action in my opinion. The "Founders Hall" alone would rate a 5 for me. The amount of work and research that...More

Thank watercop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While it is a great venue and has wonderful exhibits throughout the year, I feel it could have been done alot better. Lots of wasted space where more content could have been. A bit stark inside but the signer's hall is fantastic and the main...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must see with family, friends or solo. I had the rare chance to go by myself and I loved it. I had a chance to read through everything and see some of the interactive exhibits. The beginning show is definitely worth it!...More

Thank kbially
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This experience was absolutely amazing! It's a very well done museum with visually pleasing and informative displays. There are also a lot of interactive elements. This is not your average museum that you passively walk around in. You get to participate in certain installations they...More

Thank LenaHull
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having lectured on the Constitution I found this to be an outstanding exhibit in which to learn and be entertained. While the other historic exhibits in Philadelphia. are worth seeing, this is an exceptional one, for all ages.

Thank rrc59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best part for me was the We The People show, its a must see! There were no pictures allowed anywhere unfortunately but i can understand why. I went to the counter yesterday to buy a ticket and it took at least 30 seconds to...More

1  Thank skaur18
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Constitution Center is a large museum focused on the constitution- the process of developing & writing it as well as it's contents and implementation. It is very thorough & well done. The hall of statues of the writers of the constitution is the most impressive...More

Thank riny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wish we had been able to spend more time here. There are many multimedia and interactive exhibits that highlight events in US history and the challenges that our Constitution has helped us to cope with or overcome. Well worth a visit and don't miss...More

Thank smjreader
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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
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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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Noel B
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Response from Hickoryview | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You will wan to set aside about 2 hours for this at least. It is right across the street from the US Mint and Liberty Bell and 1 block away from Independence Hall. This was the best of the tours. So I would recommend... More
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