American Revolution Center Welcomes President and CEO Dr. Bruce Cole; Announces $13 Million in Public/Private FundingFebruary 24, 2009 Read Press Release
Center Will Focus on Becoming a National and International Center for the Study of the American Revolution and its LegacyNovember 12, 2008 Read Press Release
Liberty or Death: Relics from the American RevolutionRead Press Release
Enhanced Virtual Tour Launches Ahead of International Museum DayRead Press Release
Museum Commemorates Memorial Day Weekend VirtuallyRead Press Release
Discover Revolutionary-Era Signs and Symbols at “Lion and Unicorn” After-Hours Event, Sept. 17Read Press Release
Museum Awarded LEED Gold® in Prestigious Green Building Certification ProgramRead Press Release
Author and Historian Judith Van Buskirk to Explore the Lives and Stories of African American Revolutionaries, Feb. 1Read Press Release
Award-Winning Harvard Historian Jane Kamensky to Discuss New Book as Part of “Read the Revolution” Series, Oct. 18Read 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.