Philadelphia’s Annual Constitution Day Celebration

Bummed that you’re not cheering for your fellow Owls as they play against Penn State up in Happy Valley? Have no fear! We’ve got some ideas to fill up your weekend.

This year marks the 227th anniversary of the singing of the Constitution.

Saturday, September 17 marks the 227th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution. To celebrate, the National Constitution Center is having free admission to the public on Friday, September 16. The NCC will be holding all sorts of events throughout the day, including arts and crafts, a naturalization ceremony, and a concert. At noon, there will be a singing of Happy Birthday to the document, followed by cake.

The celebration at the National Constitution Center is the largest Constitution Day party in the nation. To make sure you get a spot, call 215-409-6800 for a reservation.

The National Constitution Center’s address is 525 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106.

Happy Birthday, Constitution!

Are you excited for Constitution Day? Get head start on the festivities of the day by taking this ‘Which Founder are You?‘ quiz!

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