Museum of the American Revolution is Temporarily Closed Due to New Citywide COVID-19 RestrictionsNovember 16, 2020 Read Press Release
Join a Virtual Playdate for Kids with “History Explorers Club,” Nov. 18November 5, 2020 Read Press Release
Learn How to Make an 18th-Century “Pocket” During a Virtual Stitch-InOctober 29, 2020 Read Press Release
Virtual Event with LTC Seanegan P. Sculley on Nov. 12, Part of Museum's Veterans Day Weekend CelebrationOctober 22, 2020 Read Press Release
Pay Tribute to America’s Veterans During Veterans Day Weekend, Nov. 11 - 15October 21, 2020 Read Press Release
Spooky Stories, Crafts and More During a Revolutionary HalloweekendOctober 14, 2020 Read Press Release
Free Virtual Conversation to Explore “The Revolutionary Promise of Citizenship,” Oct. 14October 1, 2020 Read Press Release
Virtual Panel Discussion on Women’s Rights and the Enduring American Revolution, Oct. 13September 23, 2020 Read Press Release
Opening Weekend of "When Women Lost the Vote" Special Exhibition, Oct. 2-4September 22, 2020 Read Press Release
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Historian Annette Gordon-Reed to Discuss “Troublesome Histories” in Free Virtual Lecture, Sept. 24September 2, 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.