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Museum of the American Revolution Earns the Certified Autism Center Designation

November 25, 2019 Read Press Release

Museum Acquires Sea Chest of John Claypoole, Husband of Betsy Ross

November 7, 2019 Read Press Release

Author and Historian T. H. Breen to Explore Lives of the Ordinary Men and Women of the Revolution

November 6, 2019 Read Press Release

FBI Solves 50 Year Cold Case Enabling Revolutionary War Era Firearm To Be Reclaimed And Put On Display

November 1, 2019 Read Press Release

Philly Improv Theater Brings Hit Show to History After-Hours Event, Nov. 19

October 23, 2019 Read Press Release

Museum Honors Nation's Veterans During Veterans Day Weekend

October 16, 2019 Read Press Release

Explore a Darker Side of History at “All the Gory Details” After-Hours Event, Oct. 29

October 11, 2019 Read Press Release

An Evening with Martin Mansergh and Irish Ambassador Daniel Mulhall Discussing “The American Revolution and Ireland,” Oct. 1

September 3, 2019 Read Press Release

The British Are Coming Back! Living History Weekend Recreates the British Occupation of Philadelphia, Sept. 28-29

August 27, 2019 Read Press Release

New York Times Bestselling Author Stedman Graham to Discuss New Book on Identity Leadership, Sept. 18

August 26, 2019 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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