The National Constitution Center Celebrates Martin Luther King Day With $5 Admission, Performances, Crafts And More, Monday, January 20

Spend Martin Luther King Day at the National Constitution Center as it celebrates the holiday with $5 admission, performances, readings, interactive activities and much more, Monday, January 20. (Photo by K. Ciappa for Visit Philadelphia)

Spend your day off at the National Constitution Center as it celebrates Martin Luther King Day with $5 admission, courtesy of The Macy’s Foundation, and a slew of themed family-friendly programming.

On Monday, January 20, visit the National Constitution Center and take part in a variety of events honoring Dr. King and learn how to continue his legacy.

All day long, look forward to events including readings, a themed craft and hands-on activities.

Guests will also be treated to a performance by Two of a Kind, an interactive show spotlighting the themes of Dr. King’s work. The show of song, dance, sign language and stories will take place at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. in the F.M. Kirby Auditorium. Also in the F.M. Kirby Auditorium, local students and actors will read the iconic I Have A Dream speech at noon and 2 p.m.

The National Constitution Center has also teamed up with the Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service to host a group of pre-registered volunteers.

For the complete rundown of events, click here.

Can’t make it? Watch a special MLK Day edition of The National Constitution Center’s hall pass web series. NCC staff members and educators will be available for live chat for any questions you may have from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday.

Martin Luther King Day at the National Constitution Center
When: Monday, January 20
Where: National Constitution Center, 525 Arch Street
Cost: $5
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