PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) - On Saturday, November 11, Veterans receive free admission to the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia.
Special events include a wreath-laying ceremony, patriotic concert, chats with veterans, and engaging civic education programs.
At activity stations, guests can make patriotic crafts, including star wreaths and poppy pins, and write thank you letters to American heroes who have served in our armed forces.
Free admission on Veterans Day includes access to the National Constitution Center’s interactive main exhibit, the signature multimedia, theatrical performance of Freedom Rising presented in the Sidney Kimmel Theater, and the iconic Signers’ Hall.
Visitors on Veterans Day will also have free access to the Center’s feature exhibits, including American Treasures: Documenting the Nation’s Founding, an intimate look at the rarest early drafts of the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights; John Marshall: Patriot, Statesman, Chief Justice, which explores Marshall’s character, constitutional legacy, and the influential roles he played in the early Republic; and Constituting Liberty: From the Declaration to the Bill of Rights, showcasing one of 12 original, surviving copies of the Bill of Rights.