“Race in the United States: Connecting the Dots Between 1776 and Today” Forum Hosted with the Dennis Farm Charitable Land Trust, Feb. 12January 19, 2022 Read Press Release
Historian Dr. Kari J. Winter to Discuss Powerful Memoir of Formerly Enslaved Revolutionary War Veteran Jeffrey Brace, Feb. 17January 19, 2022 Read Press Release
Join Us Online for “Meet James Forten” Performance and Discussion on Feb. 10, During Black History MonthJanuary 10, 2022 Read Press Release
Celebrate Black History Month at the Museum with Onsite and Online Offerings for All Ages this FebruaryJanuary 7, 2022 Read Press Release
Explore Protest and Patriotism During Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend at the Museum, Jan. 15-17January 3, 2022 Read Press Release
Museum of the American Revolution Announces Free Family Membership Program for PA ACCESS CardholdersDecember 20, 2021 Read Press Release
Museum of the American Revolution Announces New Chief Philanthropy Officer Danielle T. SmereczynskiDecember 20, 2021 Read Press Release
Stolen Artifacts Were Returned to Local Museums in Repatriation Ceremony Held by the FBI at the Museum of the American RevolutionDecember 17, 2021 Read Press Release
Museum of the American Revolution Announces New Director of Operations Stephen E. WalshDecember 9, 2021 Read Press Release
Hessian Holiday Performance Blends Historical Storytelling with 18th-Century Music from Tempesta di Mare Musicians, Dec. 28December 7, 2021 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.