Discover the integral role the U.S. Constitution played in our nation’s founding

The National Constitution Center in Philadelphia brings together people of all ages and perspectives, across America and around the world, to learn about, debate, and celebrate the greatest vision of human freedom in history, the U.S. Constitution. Visit the museum in person for an immersive field trip and discover rare artifacts and interactive showcases inspired by the U.S. Constitution, or experience the museum online through live online tours, interactive programs and classes. Through interactive exhibits, rare artifacts and live theater, the Center brings the Constitution to life for visitors of all ages. In Signers’ Hall, walk among 42 life-size bronze statues of the signers of the Constitution. In the Story of We the People, explore over 100 multimedia elements and discover for yourself why the U.S. Constitution is as important today as it was over 200 years ago.

The Story of We the People Exhibit Photo courtesy of the National Constitution Center

The Story of We the People Exhibit. Photo courtesy of the National Constitution Center

Bring the Museum into Your Classroom

After your visit, bring the National Constitution Center into your classroom. Museum resources include an online Interactive Constitution and drawing on primary source documents from the curated online Founders’ Library— containing over 170 historical texts and over 70 landmark Supreme Court cases selected by experts—students can study the historical and philosophical foundations of America’s founding principles from a diverse range of voices.

Signers' Hall Photo courtesy of the National Constitution Center

Signers’ Hall Photo courtesy of the National Constitution Center

This must-see museum is located at 525 Arch Street just steps from the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, making it a magnificent field trip destination. Groups of 15 students or more receive discounted admission rates to premier exhibits, history tours, and educational programs.

For more information about planning your next field trip at the National Constitution Center, visit and create a memorable experience for the entire class.

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