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Museum Closed February 7 Due to Inclement Weather

February 6, 2021 Read Press Release

“When Women Lost the Vote” Virtual Exhibit Now Live

January 29, 2021 Read Press Release

Who Was Ona Judge? Virtual Kids Club Explores Her Life and Daring Escape to Freedom

January 25, 2021 Read Press Release

Explore the Stories of Unsung Revolutionaries at the Museum and Online During Black History Month

January 14, 2021 Read Press Release

Celebrate Presidents Day Weekend with the Whole Family, Feb. 12 - 15

January 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. 15-18

January 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. 28

January 4, 2021 Read Press Release

Museum of the American Revolution to Reopen Jan. 8

January 4, 2021 Read Press Release

Delve Deeper into the American Revolution with New Live Virtual Course, Jan. 5 -26

December 2, 2020 Read Press Release

Cozy Up for A Revolutionary Virtual Winter Break

November 30, 2020 Read Press Release
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Featured Press Clips

Brave Men as Ever Fought painting unveiling
Museum of the American Revolution, Funded by the National Park Service Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route National Historic Trail
The Deborah and London Tableau figure at the Finding Freedom interactive in the galleries.
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New York Times
A high up view of the War at Sea gallery in the Museum of the American Revolution featuring a sloop
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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.


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.


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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