Celebrate Revolutionary Women During Women’s History Month this MarchFebruary 16, 2022 Read Press Release
Museum Wins Silver-Level Anthem Award from The Webby Awards for “Finding Freedom” Online ExperienceFebruary 15, 2022 Read Press Release
Museum Acquires Archive of Nearly 200 Rare Documents Related to Soldiers of Color in the Revolutionary WarFebruary 9, 2022 Read Press Release
Explore Everyday Life in the Revolutionary Era with New Five-Week Live Virtual CourseFebruary 1, 2022 Read Press Release
Tickets Now on Sale for 2022 Conference on “Collecting the Revolutionary War,” April 7–9January 31, 2022 Read Press Release
Celebrate Presidents Day Weekend with the Whole Family, Feb. 19-21January 26, 2022 Read Press Release
“Race in the United States: Connecting the Dots Between 1776 and Today” Forum Hosted with the Dennis Farm Charitable Land Trust, Feb. 12January 19, 2022 Read Press Release
Historian Dr. Kari J. Winter to Discuss Powerful Memoir of Formerly Enslaved Revolutionary War Veteran Jeffrey Brace, Feb. 17January 19, 2022 Read Press Release
Join Us Online for “Meet James Forten” Performance and Discussion on Feb. 10, During Black History MonthJanuary 10, 2022 Read Press Release
Celebrate Black History Month at the Museum with Onsite and Online Offerings for All Ages this FebruaryJanuary 7, 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.