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Museum Pilots Citizenship Initiative to Prepare Philadelphia-Area Immigrants to Become Engaged U.S. Citizens

August 5, 2019 Read Press Release

Museum of the American Revolution Launches Virtual Museum Tour

July 30, 2019 Read Press Release

Museum Releases New Book on Discovery of Revolutionary-Era Watercolor Depicting George Washington’s War Tent

July 24, 2019 Read Press Release

Tickets Now on Sale for 2019 International Conference on the American Revolution, Oct. 3 – 5

July 11, 2019 Read Press Release

“Sounds of the Revolution” Series of Free Musical Performances, Saturdays from July 13 – August 17

July 11, 2019 Read Press Release

An Escape Room, Rum Punch Challenge and More as Part of “Bros and Foes” After-Hours Event, July 23

July 10, 2019 Read Press Release

Revolutionary War Diary Reveals New Details about Deborah Sampson, Who Disguised Herself as a Man to Join the Continental Army

July 3, 2019 Read Press Release

Museum Names Karen Dougherty Buchholz and Paul Lockhart as New Board Members

July 3, 2019 Read Press Release

Philadelphia Museum of Art and Museum of the American Revolution Offer “Art & Revolution” Special Discounted Joint Ticket this Summer

June 19, 2020 Read Press Release

Descendant of Declaration of Independence Signer Loans Rare 1776 Printing of the Declaration to Museum in Time for July 4

June 18, 2020 Read Press Release
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PBS NewsHour: Philadelphia’s ‘Liberty’ exhibit spotlights role of people of color in American Revolution

October 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.

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CBS Sunday Morning: Inside the Museum of the American Revolution

June 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.

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New York Times: A New Museum of the American Revolution, Warts and All

April 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.

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Washington Post: Museum of the American Revolution set to open in Philadelphia

April 2017

Learn more about the Museum of the American Revolution's opening in April 2017 from the Washington Post.

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The New York Review of Books: Camping with Honest George

March 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.

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