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Presidents Day Weekend at the National Constitution Center



    Presidents Day Weekend at the National Constitution Center

    Hey, it's an election year. What better way to learn about the role of the POTUS than with a Presidents Day Weekend Celebration in Philadelphia? 

    Interactive exhibits and lots of kid-friendly activities will help examine the role of the Constitution to visitors of all ages. You'll also find craft activity tables, a presidential costume contest, and a chance to meet re-enactors depicting Presidents Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln and Roosevelt. 

    You'll find it all at the National Constitution Center (525 Arch St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, about three hours from downtown D.C.). Admission runs $8-$14.50 per person this Friday though Sunday, with free admission Monday for Presidents Day.


    • Presidential Costume Contest for Kids
    • Kids Town Hall: Meet the Presidents 
    • Hail to the Chief Quiz Game 
    • Growing Up: President Style Show 
    • Presidential Leadership Tours 

    You'll also find plenty of programming for Black History Month at the center, including a giant game board to test your knowledge of history; an Emancipation Proclamation document workshop; an interactive show that looks at the lives of Thurgood Marshall, Bessie Coleman, Jackie Robinson and more; President Obama inauguration artifacts, and plenty more.