Interactive Online Children’s Book Explores John and Abigail Adams’ Unique Partnership and Role in Shaping a New NationAugust 27, 2021 Read Press Release
Author and Historian Dr. Holly Mayer to Discuss Her New Book “Congress’s Own” Onsite and Online, September 30August 25, 2021 Read Press Release
New Virtual Tour Takes Viewers Inside a Recreation of George Washington’s Field Headquarters from the Revolutionary WarAugust 19, 2021 Read Press Release
Free Admission for Kids During Labor Day Weekend, Sept. 4-6August 12, 2021 Read Press Release
Only One Month Remains to See "Flags and Founding Documents" Special Exhibition, on View through Sept. 6August 9, 2021 Read Press Release
Museum Wins Bronze-Level MUSE Award from American Alliance of Museums for “Finding Freedom” Online ExperienceJuly 28, 2021 Read Press Release
Museum Announces New African American Interpretive Program Sponsored by Comcast NBCUniversalJuly 22, 2021 Read Press Release
‘Meet the Revolution’ Series Sheds Light on the Lives of Revolutionary-Era Black Women and Men this SummerJuly 22, 2021 Read Press Release
Museum Wins Prestigious 2021 AASLH Award of Excellence for “Cost of Revolution” ExhibitionJuly 6, 2021 Read Press Release
Long-Lost Revolutionary War Diary of John Claypoole, Husband of Betsy Ross, Discovered and Donated to MuseumJuly 2, 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.