Museum of the American Revolution Closes Capital Campaign with $165 Million Raised, Exceeding Goal by 10 PercentJanuary 22, 2018 Read Press Release
History After Hours Series Returns to Museum of the American RevolutionJanuary 3, 2018 Read Press Release
What Was Philadelphia Like During the American Revolution? Explore 18th-Century Life During Winter BreakDecember 15, 2017 Read Press Release
Newly Discovered Watercolor Featuring Washington’s War Tent Anchors Limited-Run Exhibit “Among His Troops,” Jan. 13 – Feb. 19December 14, 2017 Read Press Release
Priceless Diamond Eagle of the Society of the Cincinnati Worn by George Washington Now Displayed in Philadelphia for the First TimeDecember 6, 2017 Read Press Release
18th-Century Philadelphia-Made Slipware Ceramics Found During Archaeological Excavation to be Exhibited for the First TimeDecember 4, 2017 Read Press Release
18th-Century Tradition Inspires Colorful Holiday Window Illuminations at the MuseumNovember 27, 2017 Read Press Release
Newly Discovered Panoramic Watercolor Painting Reveals Only Known Wartime Depiction of Washington’s War TentNovember 15, 2017 Read Press Release
Celebrate Thanksgiving Weekend at the Museum of the American RevolutionNovember 14, 2017 Read Press Release
Gingerbread Baking Demonstration and Tasting with Bestselling Author Anne ByrnNovember 8, 2017 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.