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Autumn Awaits at the Museum

Now through Thanksgiving

Join us in historic Philadelphia for exciting events and holiday weekends for the whole family to explore the American Revolution's ongoing relevance.

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    Oct 19
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    Signs and Symbols of the American Revolution

    October 19, 2022 from 7-8:30 p.m.
    In this free virtual teacher workshop, educators will encounter specific examples of 18th-century imagery and consider how signs and symbols can be used both as a pathway to historical content and a bridge to the contemporary era.
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    Oct 22
    Finding Freedom tableau scene at the Museum depicting a British soldier of African descent trying to recruit a young boy of African descent to find freedom with the British army.

    African Americans in the Revolutionary Era

    October 22, 2022 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    Join educators in-person at the Museum for a workshop combining classroom instruction with gallery exploration as we discuss these questions and shares resources and records for learning and teaching.
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    Nov 17
    Nathan Alford-Tate portrays James Forten in a first-person theatrical performance at the Museum.

    James Forten: Growing Up in the Revolution

    November 17, 2022 from 7-8:30 p.m.
    Join Museum educators for this free online teacher workshop as we discover the story of young revolutionary James Forten and how he experienced the Revolutionary era.
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    Dec 13
    King George Statue Tableau Scene

    How Did People Become Revolutionaries?

    December 13, 2022 from 7-8:30 p.m.
    Join Museum educators at this free online teacher workshop as they dig into how loyal British subjects in North America could transform into Revolutionaries.
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