Museum of the American Revolution Names John A. Catsimatidis, Jr. and Alan H. Fleischmann to Board of DirectorsSeptember 9, 2022 Read Press Release
Celebrate Constitution Day with Family-Friendly “State Constitutions Palooza," Sept. 17 – 18August 23, 2022 Read Press Release
Museum Relaunches Monthly Sensory-Friendly Mornings, Beginning Sept. 11August 22, 2022 Read Press Release
Labor Day Weekend Marks the Last Chance to See "Liberty: Don Troiani’s Paintings of the Revolutionary War" Special ExhibitionAugust 8, 2022 Read Press Release
Only Seven Weeks Remain to See "Liberty: Don Troiani’s Paintings of the Revolutionary War" Special Exhibition, on View Through Sept. 5July 18, 2022 Read Press Release
Museum President and CEO Dr. R. Scott Stephenson Named a 2022 Philadelphia Titan 100July 11, 2022 Read Press Release
Museum President and Director of Education to Appear on NBC’s “Who Do You Think You Are?” with Actor and Comedian Nick Offerman, July 17June 29, 2022 Read Press Release
Museum Launches New “Revolution at the Library” Partnership with the Free Library of PhiladelphiaJune 28, 2022 Read Press Release
Henry Louis Gates Jr. Awarded 2022 Lenfest Spirit of the American Revolution Award at Sold-Out Gala on June 9June 15, 2022 Read Press Release
Museum Wins Prestigious 2022 AASLH Award of Excellence for “When Women Lost the Vote” Special ExhibitionJune 15, 2022 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.