New “Read the Revolution” Speaker Series Launches with Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Alan Taylor on July 19June 21, 2017 Read Press Release
Independence Ice Cream Social at the Museum of the American RevolutionJune 28, 2017 Read Press Release
“Melted Majesty” Musket Ball Discovered at Monmouth Battlefield to be Displayed at Museum for July 9 AnniversaryJuly 6, 2017 Read Press Release
Museum Launches “Headquarters of the American Revolution” WebsiteJuly 19, 2017 Read Press Release
Beat the Heat at the Museum of the American Revolution this AugustJuly 26, 2017 Read Press Release
Fife and Drum Party on the PlazaAugust 1, 2017 Read Press Release
Kids Get in Free During Labor Day WeekendAugust 8, 2017 Read Press Release
September-October Events at the Museum of the American RevolutionAugust 9, 2017 Read Press Release
Lunchtime Author Talk with "The Ghost Ship of Brooklyn" Author Robert Watson, Sept. 13August 11, 2017 Read Press Release
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author and Historian Joseph J. Ellis to Speak at Museum, Sept. 27August 22, 2017 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.