NileGuide Expert Says:
The Constitution Center in Independence National Historical Park is an excellent place to begin a tour of Philadelphia’s historic area. The Center explores the Constitution through history in multimedia displays. Be sure to look for traveling exhibitions here as well.
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106
The Constitution Center, built in 2000, occupies the northwestern end of Independence National Historical Park (also called Independence Mall). The Center offers visitors a multimedia exploration of the Constitution and its meaning and significance throughout American history. The Center offers interactive history for children and adults, and it is an excellent place to begin a visit to historic Philadelphia. The Constitution Center's traveling exhibitions have been notable; anyone planning a visit to Philadelphia should definitely visit the website and check for special exhibits.