Can We Memorialize Historical Figures Without Glorifying Atrocities? Museum Hosts Panel During Indigenous Peoples CelebrationSeptember 13, 2018 Read Press Release
Experience "Hamilton Was Here: Rising Up in Revolutionary Philadelphia," Oct. 27 – Mar. 17September 12, 2018 Read Press Release
Historian Joanne Freeman to Discuss New Book on Congressional Violence and How it Helped Spark Civil War, Oct. 18September 5, 2018 Read Press Release
The British Are Coming Back! Living History Event Recreates British Occupation of PhiladelphiaSeptember 4, 2018 Read Press Release
The Soul of America: Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Jon Meacham to Discuss New Book at Museum of the American Revolution, Sept. 20August 7, 2018 Read Press Release
Discover Regional Sites Where Revolutionary History Was Made, Aug. 21August 7, 2018 Read Press Release
Kids Get in Free this Labor Day Weekend During Museum’s Back-to-School CelebrationAugust 7, 2018 Read Press Release
Statement on the Passing of Gerry LenfestAugust 5, 2018 Read Press Release
American Revolution Round Table of New York Donates Hamilton Book Set to MuseumJuly 26, 2018 Read Press Release
Free Fife and Drum Party on the Museum’s Outdoor Plaza, August 18July 23, 2018 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.