Museum of the American Revolution Wins Prestigious 2020 AASLH Award of Excellence for “Hamilton Was Here” ExhibitJune 11, 2020 Read Press Release
Museum Marks 155th Anniversary of Juneteenth Virtually, June 19June 11, 2020 Read Press Release
Christiane Amanpour and Dr. Louise Mirrer Awarded 2020 Lenfest Spirit of the American Revolution AwardJune 11, 2020 Read Press Release
Mark Flag Day with Virtual Programs, a Flag Craft and a Live Flagmaking DemoMay 27, 2020 Read Press Release
Celebrate Revolutionary Women this Mother’s Day Weekend, May 8-10April 27, 2020 Read Press Release
Museum Celebrates National Teacher Appreciation Week, May 4 – 8April 23, 2020 Read Press Release
Highlights from the Museum of the American Revolution’s First Three YearsApril 13, 2020 Read Press Release
Celebrate the Museum’s Third Birthday on April 19 – Virtually!April 13, 2020 Read Press Release
Museum Receives Prestigious National Endowment for the Humanities GrantApril 7, 2020 Read Press Release
Museum Hosts Free “Virtual Spring Break” from April 6-17March 31, 2020 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.