The Museum of the American Revolution uncovers and shares compelling stories about the diverse people and complex events that sparked America’s ongoing experiment in liberty, equality, and self-government.
At the Museum
Plan your visit to rediscover the Revolution in historic Philadelphia.
Liberty: Don Troiani’s Paintings of the Revolutionary WarFinal Weeks: Closing Sept. 5, 2022
The Museum's special exhibition immerses visitors in the dramatic and research-based works of nationally renowned historical artist Don Troiani to bring the compelling stories about the diverse people and complex events of the American Revolution to life.
Plan Your Visit
Purchase Museum tickets, enhance your visit with guided tours, and plan your Museum experience with information on directions, parking, shopping, dining, and more.
Explore the Museum with an expert with the Museum's robust lineup of tours, including early access tours, highlights tours, audio tours, walking tours, relaxed experience mornings, and more.
Book Your Group Visit
The Museum offers in-person and virtual experiences and tours for student, youth, or adult groups to explore the remarkable story of America’s founding.
Upcoming Museum Events
Browse all upcoming events and programs for all ages, including tours, lectures, demonstrations, performances, and holiday weekends, hosted by the Museum.
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Learn & Explore
Whether you're learning from the classroom or the comfort of your home, experience the Museum from anywhere at any time with our digital resources.
Online Interactive Features
Dig into the compelling stories and complex events of the American Revolution with out interactive online learning experiences, including Season of Indepence, Picturing Washington's Army, and the award-winning Finding Freedom.
360-Degree Virtual Tours
Explore our 360-degree virtual tours, including our Virtual Museum Tour, Virtual Tour of Washington's Field Headquarters, and Liberty Exhibit Virtual Tour, which feature panoramic images, supplemental audio and video, and more
When Women Lost the Vote Virtual Exhibit
Explore the Museum's When Women Lost the Vote: A Revolutionary Story, 1776-1807 virtual exhibit and interactive poll lists to learn the little-known history of the nation’s first women voters.
Washington's War Tents
Watch AmRev360 Episodes
Watch lively conversations on the American Revolution from all angles, hosted by Museum President & CEO Dr. R. Scott Stephenson and featuring a broad slate of dynamic guests.
Read the Revolution
Browse a curated collection of excerpts from more than 200 thought-provoking books about the American Revolution, sponsored by The Haverford Trust Company.
Join & Support
Your support helps us continue to uncover and share compelling stories about the diverse people and complex events that sparked America’s ongoing experiment in liberty, equality, and self-government.
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What Our Visitors Are Saying
By far the most interesting museum in the USA. Would definitely recommend to anyone visiting Philly!Brad, from Western Australia
Can I give this six stars? This comprehensive, deeply insightful museum brought the revolution to me in such a captivating way that I was so uplifted by the end of the visit.Bonnie G., via Yelp
Brilliant! Impressed by thematic references throughout the role of slavery, Native Americans and women and the impact the Revolution had on them.Mike C., via comment card
I had an absolute blast in the museum. The artifacts and exhibits are out of this world.W. Hunt, via TripAdvisor
Wow, I never thought I'd live to see a museum like this.Gary, 89 years old
Visit the Museum, located in the heart of historic Philadelphia, just steps from Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell.
Museum of the American Revolution
101 South Third Street Philadelphia, PA 19106View on Google Maps