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National Constitution Center

Map525 Arch St.
Independence Mall

Philadelphia, PA 19106
215-409-6600
    Categories:
  • History Museums & Sites

Description:

At the nation’s first museum dedicated exclusively to the U.S. Constitution, kids can vote for their favorite President, be sworn in as Presidents themselves, try on a Supreme Court justice’s robe, sit in a real jury box, sign the Constitution and participate in other interactive learning activities about U.S. government past and present.
Did You Know? The address of the museum building (525) is a reference to May 25, 1787, the day the Constitutional Convention began.

KIDBIT: Take the Oath of Office during a mock presidential inauguration.

Accessibility Details

Provides access for people with disabilities. Please indicate any special needs upon arrival or in advance.

Cost Cutter

- FREE admission the first weekend of each month as part of Bank of America’s Museums on Us program - FREE admission as part of the museum pass program at select New Jersey libraries

Additional Information:

County: PA - Philadelphia
For SpecialKids: Wheelchair Accessible
Ages: All Ages/Families
Elementary School Age
Middle School & Teens
Parents
Offers Field Trips?: yes
Grades for Field Trips: 4
5
6
7
8
9
10
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12
Parties: no
Free/Discounted Museum Days: Art-Reach Access Program
Bank of America Museums on Us
Blue Star Museums
Delaware County Library Museum Pass Program
Library Museum Pass Program
STAMP Pass
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