Children using a digital interactive at the Museum of the American Revolution

Experience the Museum from Anywhere

Digital Resources

Explore the Museum from anywhere at any time with free digital resources for all ages, including a Virtual Museum Tour, a Virtual Field Trip, a rich archive of Read the Revolution book excerpts, a digitized collection of the Museum's art and artifacts, and more.

Keep the kids busy with teacher and student resources for learning about the American Revolution. Check out the Museum's comprehensive teacher resource guides and mini lesson plans full of primary sources, high-quality images, and provocative questions. Print out our free “Color the Collection” coloring book for kids to create their own colorful works of art based on treasures from the Museum’s collection. 

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Virtual Museum Tour

Experience the Museum’s award-winning, immersive galleries with our newly enhanced Virtual Museum Tour featuring 360-degree, high-resolution images and guided audio tour. 

Virtual Field Trip

Go behind-the-scenes at the Museum with Scholastic’s “Beyond the Battlefield” virtual field trip to the Museum with host Lauren Tarshis, author of the I Survived series of children’s historical fiction novels. 

AmRev360 with Dr. R. Scott Stephenson

AmRev360, hosted by Museum President & CEO Dr. R. Scott Stephenson, features conversations on the American Revolution from all angles. Check out recent episodes, including "Brandywine: Where History, Art, and Landscape Meet" with Virginia Logan and Jim Lighthizer, "When Women Lost the Vote" with Dr. Rosemarie Zagarri and Dr. Marcela Micucci, "Mascots, Monuments, and Memory" with Ray Halbritter, and "History Has Its Eyes on Us" with Dr. Joanne B. Freeman and Paul Oakley Stovall.

At-Home Crafts, Activities & Demos

Browse the Museum's collection of downloadable and printable crafts and activities, learn 18th-century trades with our Artisan Field Trip series, learn to cook like a Continental soldier with our living history cooking demos, tune into virtual storytime readings for kids, and more.

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Read the Revolution Archives

The Museum’s popular bi-weekly Read the Revolution e-newsletter offers a curated collection of excerpts from thought-provoking books about the American Revolution. 

Watch Archived Read the Revolution Programs

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Read the Revolution with T.H. Breen

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Read the Revolution with Stephen Brumwell

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Read the Revolution with Vincent Brown

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Read the Revolution with Caitlin Fitz

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Digital Museum Collection

The Museum has an impressive collection of Revolutionary-era objects, works of art, manuscripts, and printed works. Selected treasures from the collection are now available online!