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Explore Life on Land and Sea During a Revolutionary Spring Break, April 9-24

March 16, 2022 Read Press Release

Museum Joins Historic District Sites in Partnership in Support of Ukraine

March 15, 2022 Read Press Release

American Repertory Theater and Museum of the American Revolution to Co-Present “Betsy Ross Beyond the Flag,” March 16

February 22, 2022 Read Press Release

New 360-Degree Virtual Tour of Special Exhibit “Liberty: Don Troiani’s Paintings of the Revolutionary War” Now Available

February 16, 2022 Read Press Release

Celebrate Revolutionary Women During Women’s History Month this March

February 16, 2022 Read Press Release

Museum Wins Silver-Level Anthem Award from The Webby Awards for “Finding Freedom” Online Experience

February 15, 2022 Read Press Release

Museum Acquires Archive of Nearly 200 Rare Documents Related to Soldiers of Color in the Revolutionary War

February 9, 2022 Read Press Release

Explore Everyday Life in the Revolutionary Era with New Five-Week Live Virtual Course

February 1, 2022 Read Press Release

Tickets Now on Sale for 2022 Conference on “Collecting the Revolutionary War,” April 7–9

January 31, 2022 Read Press Release

Celebrate Presidents Day Weekend with the Whole Family, Feb. 19-21

January 26, 2022 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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