Garry Kasparov, Yascha Mounk and Curtis Milhaupt to Discuss the Global Rise of AuthoritarianismJanuary 30, 2019 Read Press Release
Who Tells Your Story? Explore Untold Stories from Black History at Museum’s “History After Hours”January 28, 2019 Read Press Release
Celebrate George Washington’s Birthday this Presidents Day WeekendJanuary 15, 2019 Read Press Release
Free Admission to Furloughed Federal Workers and Families During Government ShutdownJanuary 10, 2019 Read Press Release
Philadelphia Jazz Project to Perform a Lyrical MLK Celebration at the Museum of the American Revolution, Jan. 19January 4, 2019 Read Press Release
Learn 18th-Century Social Dances at A Winter’s Ball as Part of Museum’s “History After Hours” Event on Jan. 22January 3, 2019 Read Press Release
18 Memorable Museum Moments from 2018December 20, 2018 Read Press Release
Launch Event for New Young Adult Book on Ona Judge, George Washington’s Runaway Slave, Jan. 13December 13, 2018 Read Press Release
Author and Historian Mary Sarah Bilder Challenges Traditional Views on How James Madison Shaped the U.S. Constitution, Jan. 31December 17, 2018 Read Press Release
New Book Uses Archaeological Finds to Tell the Story of Philadelphia’s Transformation From the 17th Century to TodayDecember 14, 2018 Read Press Release
Featured Press Clips
CBS Sunday Morning: Inside the Museum of the American RevolutionJune 2019
Martha Teichner reports on the Museum, which features a look at how the war changed life for African Americans and Native Americans, for CBS Sunday Morning.
New York Times: A New Museum of the American Revolution, Warts and AllApril 2017
Read more about the Museum's April 2017 opening and the "rock-star object in the collection," George Washington's headquarters tent, from the New York Times.
Washington Post: Museum of the American Revolution set to open in PhiladelphiaApril 2017
Learn more about the Museum of the American Revolution's opening in April 2017 from the Washington Post.
The New York Review of Books: Camping with Honest GeorgeMarch 2018
T.H. Breen writes how the Museum gives visitors a sense of the personal sacrifice and frustrated aspirations of those who saw the Revolution as an opportunity to achieve personal liberty.