Museum Closed February 7 Due to Inclement WeatherFebruary 6, 2021 Read Press Release
“When Women Lost the Vote” Virtual Exhibit Now LiveJanuary 29, 2021 Read Press Release
Who Was Ona Judge? Virtual Kids Club Explores Her Life and Daring Escape to FreedomJanuary 25, 2021 Read Press Release
Explore the Stories of Unsung Revolutionaries at the Museum and Online During Black History MonthJanuary 14, 2021 Read Press Release
Celebrate Presidents Day Weekend with the Whole Family, Feb. 12 - 15January 11, 2021 12:00 PM Read Press Release
Philadelphia Jazz Project to Perform Free Virtual Concert as Part of Museum’s Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Jan. 15-18January 5, 2021 Read Press Release
Virtual Conversation with Author and Historian Dr. Jessica Millward Will Explore Freedom and Slavery for Women in Early America, Jan. 28January 4, 2021 Read Press Release
Museum of the American Revolution to Reopen Jan. 8January 4, 2021 Read Press Release
Delve Deeper into the American Revolution with New Live Virtual Course, Jan. 5 -26December 2, 2020 Read Press Release
Cozy Up for A Revolutionary Virtual Winter BreakNovember 30, 2020 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.