Free Admission to Furloughed Federal Workers and Families During Government ShutdownJanuary 10, 2019 Read Press Release
Philadelphia Jazz Project to Perform a Lyrical MLK Celebration at the Museum of the American Revolution, Jan. 19January 4, 2019 Read Press Release
Learn 18th-Century Social Dances at A Winter’s Ball as Part of Museum’s “History After Hours” Event on Jan. 22January 3, 2019 Read Press Release
18 Memorable Museum Moments from 2018December 20, 2018 Read Press Release
Launch Event for New Young Adult Book on Ona Judge, George Washington’s Runaway Slave, Jan. 13December 13, 2018 Read Press Release
Author and Historian Mary Sarah Bilder Challenges Traditional Views on How James Madison Shaped the U.S. Constitution, Jan. 31December 17, 2018 Read Press Release
New Book Uses Archaeological Finds to Tell the Story of Philadelphia’s Transformation From the 17th Century to TodayDecember 14, 2018 Read Press Release
Museum President Dr. Scott Stephenson to Appear in an Episode of TLC’S ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’ December 17December 6, 2018 Read Press Release
Celebrate the Season of Sweets with "Cookies and Cocktails" After-Hours Event on Dec. 11November 27, 2018 Read Press Release
Explore 18th-Century Life in Philadelphia this Winter BreakNovember 27, 2018 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.