Celebrate Black History with a Combination Package Featuring The Constitutional Walking Tour & The African American Museum in Philadelphia
See more than 20 historic sites and attractions in 75 minutes, including:
- African American Museum in Philadelphia
- The Liberty Bell
- Independence Hall
- Declaration House
- The President’s House Site
- Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church
- Washington (Congo) Square
"No visit to Philadelphia is complete without taking a Constitutional Guided Walking Tour, a 75-minute, mile and a quarter stroll that puts 20 historic sites, from Independence Hall to the National Constitution Center, and Ben Franklin, in perspective."
The Constitutional Guided Walking Tour will take you on a 1.25 mile loop which starts and concludes at the National Constitution Center. You can take The Constitutional either before or after you visit the museum.
Founded in 1976 in celebration of the nation’s Bicentennial, the African American Museum in Philadelphia (AAMP) is the first museum of its kind to be built by a major city.
- Get a first hand account of the African American perspective on the Vietnam War with Soul Soldiers: African Americans and the Vietnam Era.
- During Black History Month, AAMP honors the struggles and triumphs of millions of Americans of African descent through a diverse schedule of multi-disciplinary public and educational programs that explore African forms of cultural expression, and their links to African Americans within the region and throughout the African Diaspora.
Your group can also enjoy lunch while at the National Constitution Center. There are 3 different box lunch menu packages to choose from (not included in price).
“The African American Museum in Philadelphia is committed to telling the story of African Americans in all its forms: family life, the Civil Rights Movement, arts and entertainment, sports, medicine, architecture, politics, religion, law and technology.”
-The Philadelphia Tribune