Film Premiere Event with Panel Discussion Will Explore Indigenous People and Other Cultural Legacies on Columbus DaySeptember 19, 2017 Read Press Release
The British Are Coming Back! Historic Sites Commemorate 240th Anniversary of British Occupation of PhiladelphiaSeptember 18, 2017 Read Press Release
Museum of the American Revolution Receives Preservation Planning Award for Washington’s War Tent ProjectSeptember 14, 2017 Read Press Release
New “Third Tuesdays” Series Kicks Off Sept. 19September 7, 2017 Read Press Release
Last Chance to See George Washington’s “Disappearing” Blue SashAugust 29, 2017 Read Press Release
Last Chance to See Two Highly Detailed 18th-Century Paintings of Yorktown BattleAugust 24, 2017 Read Press Release
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author and Historian Joseph J. Ellis to Speak at Museum, Sept. 27August 22, 2017 Read Press Release
Lunchtime Author Talk with "The Ghost Ship of Brooklyn" Author Robert Watson, Sept. 13August 11, 2017 Read Press Release
September-October Events at the Museum of the American RevolutionAugust 9, 2017 Read Press Release
Kids Get in Free During Labor Day WeekendAugust 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.