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Civil War Summer at the National Constitution Center

Date/Time

Jul 8, 2019 to Aug 17, 2019
09:30 AM until 05:00 PM

Description

This summer, in conjunction with the National Constitution Center’s new Civil War and Reconstruction exhibit the Center’s Main Lobby will be transformed into a Union Army encampment. Visitors will be able to try on replica Civil War soldier uniforms and examine the kinds of supplies soldiers would have had at war camps. Every Thursday and Saturday, special activities will include Meet and Greets with historic figures like Henry “Box” Brown, as well as Union soldiers and battlefield nurses. Visitors can also attend Town Hall programs with President Abraham Lincoln, enjoy a theatrical performance highlighting Frances E.W. Harper, and participate in interactive Military Muster activities.

Cost

General Admission

Location

View map National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA

Additional Information

Phone

(215) 409-6600

Contact name

National Constitution Center

Neighborhood:

Philadelphia

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