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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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  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 17:00
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 16 January 2016

The Constitution Center is a fabulous testament to our country's beliefs and the development of our government. Every American should make the trip to see this exhibit to reinforce why we are proud to call ourselves "American".

Thank Julie2115
Reviewed 14 January 2016

This was our main destination on a recent trip to Philadelphia with friends. Two blocks from Independence Hall and a block from the Visitor's Center and Libery Bell, it's worth the visit. Our tickets were inexpensive (half-price) on Groupon. The large, modern well-designed museum has...More

Thank LovesToTravelSue
Reviewed 13 January 2016

The center was free on the 4th and despite being Canadian we thoroughly enjoyed the visit. Seeing the Bill of Rights was impressive and so was the remainder of the place. Enjoyed the JFK photograph temp display also. Would visit again as i am always...More

Thank avgjoey
Reviewed 12 January 2016

This is a great place for anyone interested in US history and especially about the Constitution. There is a 17 minute show that is very informative and the exhibits around the theater give you a great history on the Constitution. You can even "sign" a...More

Thank Jetaul1
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

I visited by myself on a Sunday. It was not crowded. Seeing a copy of the Bill of Rights is a thoughtful experience. I was disappointed in the movie. The actor did a nice job, I just had higher expectations for the movie itself. It...More

Thank family0f6traveler
Reviewed 7 January 2016

This is a wonderful place to see how our history started. They have films, etc., but the best part if the room where our greatest history figures met to discuss our Constitution. There are bronze figures on display that were created to be an realistic...More

Thank Charlene H
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Brings the Comstitution alive. Short show then on the many displays. Actors portray Revolutionary war soldiers. Kids and adults loved it.

Thank VAB757
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

The layout of the building is awesome, and the view of Independence Hall is spectacular. The exhibit has a wealth of history to wrap your head around.

Thank Moparfamily79
Reviewed 2 January 2016

I always take out of town guests to the Constitution Center. It is full of interesting exhibits, interactive activities and an amazing multi-media presentation called "We the People". There is so much to see and do here and they always have very unique special exhibits....More

Thank wahoowa1213
Reviewed 31 December 2015

When you go to Philadelphia, the national Constitution Center is a place that should be on your bucket list to visit. It's interactive displays will help people of all ages get better acquainted with the Constitution. You should plan on visiting Independence Hall and the...More

Thank Tom W
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Margie S
19 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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Noel B
22 May 2016|
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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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Diane M
13 February 2016|
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Response from Jonathan W | Reviewed this property |
Just turn up. No need to book in advance.
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