Author Alex Myers to Speak on Revolutionary Heroine Deborah Sampson and Gender Identity in the American RevolutionFebruary 13, 2018 Read Press Release
Only Two Weeks Remain to See “Among His Troops” Exhibit, On View Through Presidents Day Feb. 19February 5, 2018 Read Press Release
Revolutionize Date Night with a Love Letter-Themed Evening During “History After Hours”February 1, 2018 Read Press Release
Celebrate George Washington's Birthday this Presidents Day Weekend at the Museum of the American RevolutionJanuary 29, 2018 Read Press Release
Museum Renames Patriots Gallery as Eagles Gallery Through Super Bowl SundayJanuary 24, 2018 Read Press Release
Museum of the American Revolution Announces New Director of Education Elizabeth A. GrantJanuary 23, 2018 Read Press Release
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
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.