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Constitution Day

(credit: National Constitution Center)

Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Sept. 17

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!



National Constitution Center Offers Free Admission For Constitution Day

The National Constitution Center is offering free admission to celebrate Constitution Day on Tuesday.


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New Pa. Historical Society Web Site Spotlights Documents of Our Freedom

The web site, “Preserving American Freedom,” presents fifty pivitol documents in American history.


A floral arrangement outside the National Constitution Center, assembled for Constitution Day. (Credit: Jim Melwert)

Constitution Day Celebration Up And Down Independence Mall

It was 225 years ago, today, when the United States Constitution was adopted by the Constitutional Convention here in Philadelphia. And there are all kinds of events in town to mark the occasion.


(Credit: Historical Society of Pennsylvania)

For Constitution Day, 6 Drafts Of Document On Display

The half dozen versions, on display at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, show the document’s evolution, from a hand-written work-in-progress to the later ones for the delegates and public.


National Constitution Center Hosting Constitution Day Events

Admission will be free at the National Constitution Center on Friday in celebration of Constitution Day.