Celebrate a Revolutionary Halloween Weekend with Turnip-Carving Demos and More, Oct. 30-31October 1, 2021 Read Press Release
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author and Historian Dr. Gordon S. Wood to Launch New Book “Power and Liberty” at the Museum, Oct. 26September 28,2021 Read Press Release
Celebrate Native American History and Culture During Indigenous Peoples Weekend at the Museum, Oct. 9 - 11September 20, 2021 Read Press Release
Museum Launches Spanish-Language Audio Tour During Hispanic Heritage MonthSeptember 17, 2021 Read Press Release
El Museo Presenta Audio Tour en Español Durante el Mes de la Herencia HispanaSeptember 17, 2021 Read Press Release
"Liberty: Don Troiani’s Paintings of the Revolutionary War" Special Exhibition Opens Oct. 16 at the Museum of the American RevolutionSept. 13, 2021 Read Press Release
Newly Unveiled “Brave Men as Ever Fought” Painting by Historical Artist Don Troiani Highlights the Crucial Role of African Americans in the Revolutionary WarSeptember 2, 2021 Read Press Release
Interactive Online Children’s Book Explores John and Abigail Adams’ Unique Partnership and Role in Shaping a New NationAugust 27, 2021 Read Press Release
Author and Historian Dr. Holly Mayer to Discuss Her New Book “Congress’s Own” Onsite and Online, September 30August 25, 2021 Read Press Release
New Virtual Tour Takes Viewers Inside a Recreation of George Washington’s Field Headquarters from the Revolutionary WarAugust 19, 2021 Read Press Release
Featured Press Clips
PBS NewsHour: Philadelphia’s ‘Liberty’ exhibit spotlights role of people of color in American RevolutionOctober 2021
John Yang reports on the Museum's work to tell a more inclusive story of the American Revolution by introducing visitors to the diverse people critical to building the nation for PBS NewsHour.
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.